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SS Arthur M Anderson

SS Arthur M Anderson

SS Arthur M Anderson

Pictured is the SS Arthur M Anderson, it is a Great Lakes cargo ship that has much of its service work done in my home town of Sturgeon Bay, WI. If you are a history buff you might remember this cargo ships name.

Arthur M Anderson Freighter - Pictured is the SS Arthur M. Anderson that is currently in for repairs at Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin at Bay Ship. The Arthur Anderson was the last ship to have to be in contact with the SS Edmund Fitzgerald in a Lake Superior during a storm before it sank on November 10, 1975. Arthur M Anderson was also the first rescue ship on the scene in a vain search for Edmund Fitzgerald survivors (there were none).

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The Ship is Famous For:
The cargo ship is famous for being the last ship to be in contact with the SS Edmund Fitzgerald before it sank in a Lake Superior storm on November 10, 1975.

Arthur M Anderson was also the first rescue ship on the scene in a vain search for Edmund Fitzgerald survivors (there were none). 29 lives were lost.

 

Ships Docked in Sturgeon Bay

Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin is where plenty of Great Lakes freighters are laid up for repairs during the winter.

Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay Watching The Freighters - in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. The freighters are docked for repair work at Bayship building. The massive ship carries bulk cargoes of materials such as limestone, iron ore, grain, coal or salt from the mines and fields to the populous industrial areas down the lakes.


The massive ships carry bulk cargoes of materials such as limestone, iron ore, grain, coal or salt from the mines and fields to the populous industrial areas down the lakes.

Cason Calloway Freighter
The freighter is docked along Bayship Building in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin.

 

Great Lakes Freighters Laid Up For Winter - Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin is where plenty of Great Lakes freighters are laid up for repairs during the winter. This massive ships carry bulk cargoes of materials such as limestone, iron ore, grain, coal or salt from the mines and fields to the populous industrial areas down the lakes.

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To get an idea just how massive these freighters are. check out the people standing on the dock, just off the bow in the picture below.

 

Cason Calloway Freighter - docked along Bayship Building in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. This massive ship carries bulk cargoes of materials such as limestone, iron ore, grain, coal or salt from the mines and fields to the populous industrial areas down the lakes. To get an idea just how massive these freighters are check out the people standing on the dock, just off the bow.

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