I Love Hearing About Ss Edmund Fitzgerald-great Lakes Ore Ship

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    Remember the Edmund

    Hello,   I am from Sault Ste Marie Mi, and I basically grew up in the Hulbert, Newberry, Paradise, Whitefish Point area.  I have been a fan of Gordon Lightfoots ever since his famous song, and have sung it myself in various bands through the years.  I...
    TunesNorth TunesNorth
    51-55, M
    Sep 9, 2009

    The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

    Launched in 1957 Edmund Fitzgerald was the biggest ship on the Great Lakes until 1972.She was named after the president of Northwest Life Insurance.She was 729 feet long but im unsure of her displacement or weight.She was operated by Columbia Shipping.Her job was to haul taconite...
    irishknight1973 irishknight1973
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Feb 18, 2009
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