Wednesday, November 10, 2010

The Edmund Fitzgerald

It was today, in 1975.


Mr. Overwater said...

I've always been interested in the Edmund Fitzgerald. If you ever find yourself in Duluth, MN (which is actually a great little city), you can tour a similar ore carrier called the William A. Irvin:

There's also a really good Edmund Fitzgerald exhibit in the adjacent Lake Superior Marine Museum:

I haven't gone to it yet, but this museum looks good too:

At the bottom of that page, there's a movie with audio from the last radio conversations before it sank. Pretty spooky.

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