Alpena



DescriptionThe sidewheel paddle steamer capsized and sank on Lake Michigan in the "Big Blow" storm of 15 October 1880. An estimated 80 people were lost.
Year1880
Nationaliy of ShipUnited States
Lives Lost80
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alpena_(boat)