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Shipwrecks of the Alaskan shelf and shore

Evert E. Tornfelt

Shipwrecks of the Alaskan shelf and shore

by Evert E. Tornfelt

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Alaska OCS Region in Anchorage, Alaska .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska,
  • Pacific Coast.
    • Subjects:
    • Shipwrecks -- Alaska -- Pacific Coast.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Evert E. Tornfelt, Michael Burwell.
      SeriesOCS report
      ContributionsBurwell, Michael., United States. Minerals Management Service. Alaska OCS Region.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG525 .T56 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1346936M
      LC Control Number92234606

      The Alaskan Beaufort Sea: Ecosystems and Environments provides an interdisciplinary view into almost all aspects of the environment, with a detailed survey of the background literature. This book focuses on the Alaskan Beaufort Shelf environment. History Shipwrecks Sale. Finish Catalog of History Shipwrecks. Choice of History Shipwrecks available to be purchased online at Ebay. counting significant History Shipwrecks brands. For any History Shipwrecks questions. here is the means by which to contact us for History Shipwrecks.

        A rough estimate of United Nations shows at least 3 million shipwrecks are lying across ocean floors around the planet. In addition to being important sites of cultural interest, these historical monuments contribute significantly to a healthy marine ecosystem, and also support the growing recreational dive tourism industry. Nature of Casualty. Abandoned after trapped in ice, in and found burned by Inupiaq Eskimos. Tornfelt, Evert E., Burwell, Michael, Shipwrecks of the Alaskan Shelf and Shore, U.S. Department of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Alaska OCS Region, The Bringhampton Republican publishes the following private letter from Capt.

      The Wreck of the Neva as Narrated in the Description of the Unfortunate Shipwreck of the Frigate Neva of the Russian-American Company by V.N. Berkh, and The Loss of the Russian-American Company Ship Neva on the Northwestern Shore of America Near Cape Edgecumbe by V.M. Golovin. Berkh, V.N. and Golovnin, V.M. “Shipwrecks of the Alaskan Shelf and Shore,” by Evert E. Tornfelt and Michael Burwell “Land of Ocean Mists,” by Francis E. Caldwell “Can’t Find Fish Boat,” Daily Alaska Dispatch, Nov. 11, .


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Many lack enough information and others will take further research. Shipwrecks. “For God’s sake come we are sinking” was the final message sent from the steamship Princess Sophia. On Octoin a blinding snowstorm, the Sophia struck Vanderbilt Reef on her way from Skagway to Juneau. Extreme weather conditions and high seas thwarted rescue efforts, and the ship went down with passengers.

Shipwrecks of the Alaskan Shelf and Shore () PRINCESS KATHLEEN ()     The 5, ton foot passenger and freight steam ship Princess Kathleen stranded and sank September 7, at Lena Point in Lynn Canal.

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A favorite with Alaskan divers, the Yukon is more than feet long and is good for at least two to three dives. Torrent. A ton wooden sailing bark that was lost in July of near the Kennedy entrance to lower Cook Inlet, the Torrent is one of the most historically important shipwrecks Alaska has to offer.

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Alaska OCS Region.] -- This comprehensive list of shipwrecks occurring in Alaskan waters from to the pre-World War II era, is arranged by Alaska Outer Continental Shelf Region lease-sale planning area (for oil.

Shipwrecks caused by weather serve as rude reminders that our modern technology hasn’t given us mastery over our oceans. As Lord Byron wrote in The Dark, Blue Sea, “Man marks the earth with ruin, but his control stops with the shore.” With many shipwrecks.

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Inthe steamship Farallon ran aground in Cook Inlet, stranding the crew and passengers on the barren shore. Lloyd brings to life the riveting tale of these hardy seafaring men who survivde hunger and despair under brutal circumstances.

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Minerals Management Service. Alaska OCS Region.]. Tornfelt, Evert E. & Michael Burwell. SHIPWRECKS OF THE ALASKAN SHELF AND SHORE. U.S. Department of the Interior Minerals Management Service Alaska OCS Region.

4to, 14 pages; Softcover; OCS Report MMS ; Tables: Table 2 Vital Statistics pp; Table 3 Tonnage, Crew and Passenger Numbers, Losses and Vessel Values 52pp; Table 4: Cargo. Octo SS Princess Sophia sank in Alaska with all + on board. It is the worst and deadliest shipwreck in Alaska history.

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