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Gills Rock, Wisconsin Historical Markers

 
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By K. Linzmeier, September 16, 2008
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Wisconsin (Door County), Gills Rock — Pilot Island Site Historic Shipwrecks Wisconsin's Maritime Trails —
J.E. Gilmore Type: wooden schooner Built: 1867, Asa Wilcox, Three Mile Bay, N.Y. Length: 137.7' Beam: 25.4' Propulsion: sail, 2 masted. Forest Type: wooden scow-schooner Built: 1857, . . . — Map (db m38339) HM
Wisconsin (Door County), Gills Rock — Rudder from the "City of Glasgow" Sunk in Lily Bay Oct. 6, 1917 —
Rudder from the “City of Glasgow” Sunk in Lily Bay, Oct. 6, 1917 Raised by Century Divers, Aug. 29, 1971 and donated to the Door County Maritime Museum. — Map (db m130499) HM
Wisconsin (Door County), Gills Rock — The Skipper
Howard and Emery Weborg had been fishermen all their lives. Howard began fishing with his father Alfred in 1917. Soon Emery joined them fishing on their father's boat, the Golden Girl. At age 64, Alfred suffered an angina attack and died . . . — Map (db m130497) HM

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