On November 1975 the iron ore carrier, SS Edmund Fitzgerald sank in Lake Superior. All 29 crew members died. At the time, it was the worst shipping disaster on the Great Lakes in 11 years.Perhaps you've heard about this famous shipwreck.
First lit in Wind Point Lighthouse is located at the north end of Racine Harbor in state of Wisconsin. Designed by Orlando Poe, it is one of the oldest and tallest active lighthouses on the Great Lakes. Its light can be seen for 19 miles.