Superior sings in the rooms of her ice-water mansion. Recent work... for a great lyric. Thanks Gord.

Superior sings in the rooms of her ice-water mansion. Recent work... for a great lyric. Thanks Gord.

June 8, 1958 – The SS Edmund Fitzgerald is launched; she will be the largest Lake freighter for more than a dozen years.

June 8, 1958 – The SS Edmund Fitzgerald is launched; she will be the largest Lake freighter for more than a dozen years.

Pilot house of the sunken Edmund Fitzgerald, which sank in Lake Superior near…

Today in History 11/10/1975 – Edmund Fitzgerald sinks in Lake Superior

Pilot house of the sunken Edmund Fitzgerald, which sank in Lake Superior near…

The S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald (729 ft)was lost with her entire crew of 29 men on Lake Superior on November 10, 1975.  She was enroute to a steel mill near Detroit with a full load of iron ore when she was caught in a northeaster and sunk in 530 feet of water, 17 miles north-northwest of Whitefish Point, Michigan.

The S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald (729 ft)was lost with her entire crew of 29 men on Lake Superior on November 10, 1975. She was enroute to a steel mill near Detroit with a full load of iron ore when she was caught in a northeaster and sunk in 530 feet of water, 17 miles north-northwest of Whitefish Point, Michigan.

The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald - Sank in a Lake Superior storm on November 10, 1975, with the loss of the entire crew of 29. When launched on June 8, 1958, she was the largest ship on North America's Great Lakes, and she remains the largest to have sunk there.

The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald - Sank in a Lake Superior storm on November 10, 1975, with the loss of the entire crew of 29. When launched on June 8, 1958, she was the largest ship on North America's Great Lakes, and she remains the largest to have sunk there.

What sank the Edmund Fitzgerald? 6 theories on what caused the shipwreck | MLive.com

What sank the Edmund Fitzgerald? 6 theories on what caused the shipwreck

What sank the Edmund Fitzgerald? 6 theories on what caused the shipwreck | MLive.com

Michigan – Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum.  See the bell from the Edmund Fitzgerald and other artifacts from the Shipwreck Coast.  From Travel50StatesWithKids.com #familytravel

Michigan – Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum. See the bell from the Edmund Fitzgerald and other artifacts from the Shipwreck Coast. From Travel50StatesWithKids.com #familytravel

The five Great Lakes are Superior, Huron, Ontario, Erie and Michigan...the Edmund Fitzgerald sank with her crew of 29 on Lake Superior, and made famous by a song from Gordon Lightfoot.

The five Great Lakes are Superior, Huron, Ontario, Erie and Michigan...the Edmund Fitzgerald sank with her crew of 29 on Lake Superior, and made famous by a song from Gordon Lightfoot.

EDMUND FITZGERALD (steel bulk freighter) the last photograph ever taken of "The Fitz" before her untimely loss on Lake Superior.

EDMUND FITZGERALD (steel bulk freighter) the last photograph ever taken of "The Fitz" before her untimely loss on Lake Superior.

SS Edmund Fitzgerald was an American Great Lakes freighter that sank in a Lake Superior storm on November 10, 1975, with the loss of the entire crew of 29. When launched on June 7, 1958, she was the largest ship on North America's Great Lakes, and she remains the largest to have sunk there.

SS Edmund Fitzgerald was an American Great Lakes freighter that sank in a Lake Superior storm on November 10, 1975, with the loss of the entire crew of 29. When launched on June 7, 1958, she was the largest ship on North America's Great Lakes, and she remains the largest to have sunk there.

"According to a legend of the Chippewa tribe, the lake they once called Gitche Gumee 'never gives up her dead.'" -- Great Lakes: The Cruelest Month, James R. Gaines with Jon Lowell in Detroit, ©1975 Newsweek Magazine -- On November 10, 1975, an ore carrier - the Edmund Fitzgerald - sank in Lake Superior during a November storm, taking the lives of all 29 crew members. Gordon Lightfoot wrote Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald -  See http://gordonlightfoot.com/wreckoftheedmundfitzgerald.shtml

"According to a legend of the Chippewa tribe, the lake they once called Gitche Gumee 'never gives up her dead.'" -- Great Lakes: The Cruelest Month, James R. Gaines with Jon Lowell in Detroit, ©1975 Newsweek Magazine -- On November 10, 1975, an ore carrier - the Edmund Fitzgerald - sank in Lake Superior during a November storm, taking the lives of all 29 crew members. Gordon Lightfoot wrote Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald - See http://gordonlightfoot.com/wreckoftheedmundfitzgerald.shtml

The SS Edmund Fitzgerald sunk in Lake Superior on November 10, 1975

The SS Edmund Fitzgerald sunk in Lake Superior on November 10, 1975

EDMUND FITZGERALD, built in River Rouge, MI 1957, launched 1958, River Rouge, MI, Sunk November 1975 in Lake Superior.

Edmund Fitzgerald sank 39 years ago today on Lake Superior, real-time tweets follow journey

EDMUND FITZGERALD, built in River Rouge, MI 1957, launched 1958, River Rouge, MI, Sunk November 1975 in Lake Superior.

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