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-- discovery more than 500.
Feet under the surface the Henry B Smith sank in Lake Superior nearly 100 years ago.
The ore freighter went down after sailing into what would become known as the Great Lakes storm of 1913.
Sank a bunch of other ships as well.
Now a group of shipwreck hunters say they have located that -- about 25 miles off Marquette Michigan.
Jerry Liasson is one of those -- he joins us now on the phone Gerri it's my understanding you're ready to retire from the ship -- -- business.
But decided to give this wanna go what persuaded you.
I hadn't committed to retired shipwreck I think until we felt -- -- 650.
Stick but I had the telling people I was going going to retire from separate and what you felt that you quote of the -- priest know that's.
Kind of water bucket list that was the very first pupil but by US forces of World War II -- But I I didn't think there were any.
Great to find a -- -- swept in Lake Superior and what is it about this one that made it such a mystery.
-- it's advocating what's referred to as the class of Rex -- went missing.
Rex -- -- ones that disappeared without any witnesses and but all with.
The main problem -- -- little that -- records that came ashore.
-- that really tough close -- Look -- because you don't have located does this start.
I estimated that.
It could easily have been anywhere within a thousand square miles there.
That was a ticket it's.
0250 days to search that area than they're still only be an 80% -- that was within that belt square mile.
I know you're not -- revealing your methods here but there were some you know some -- computer modeling -- models made that you did some freedom of information requests.
Other things like that that helps you locate this ship right.
EPS by a white -- -- the real.
-- or -- are the real person.
The credit goes to the woman and good -- -- -- You know get a tour right now go ahead.
He has the skill but I don't have I'm not much of a computer person but I in my head -- -- they do what I wanted to do with this -- at -- Potentially we feel.
-- she was able to take that that we -- the formulas.
She drafted and then -- -- -- these anomalies circuits to you know.
And at times we could see where there was a place anomaly where there -- -- ship -- Don't want that we built just -- -- -- the other area.
Well one mystery solved you're now known almost certainly where the wreck lies and I got to figure out what causes it to go down.
-- a Liasson congratulations.
And we'll check into the again as you learn more about the threat.
Okay thanks but yet we -- to go out it.
-- the bill on camera so we see that they now -- possible be okay speculator all right -- deserve.
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