From the wreck of the sailing ship Col. A.B. WilliamsThe Williams was lost in 1863 while carrying a cargo of coal. One of the earliest shipwrecks in the area, she lies in 84 feet of water. The wreck was discovered in 1957 when a commercial fisherman's nets became entangled on an obstruction in the lake. This anchor was removed three years later.
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|Placed By||Sanilac County Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 375070 N 4809133|
|Decimal Degrees||43.42468333, -82.54338333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 25.481', W 82° 32.603'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 25' 28.86" N, 82° 32' 36.18" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 180-182 M-25, Port Sanilac MI 48469, US|
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