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Arcadia Shipwrecks

Great lakes shipwreck researcher Brendon Baillod identified the following ships as having wrecked within an area about 5 miles south of Frankfort, Michigan and 5 miles north of Manistee, Michigan. "There may be a few more wrecks in the target area, because locations given were somewhat inaccurate back in the day, but these are the essential wrecks."

Using very general descriptions such as “Arcadia” or “4 miles south of Frankfort,” the map below identifies the very approximate places where those ships wrecked. Note that the ship names stacked up at Arcadia and Pierport are all described as having wrecked at those general locations, and the order of their names does not represent locations relative to each other.

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For maps and additional information on the shipwrecks of Arcadia: click here.