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David Moore October 3, 2012 | WGVU A traveling exhibition on a very famous sunken ship moves to the Public Museum of Grand Rapids next February.
A traveling exhibition on the Titanic moves to Grand Rapids Public Museum next February after a successful run in Southeast Michigan.
But while wrecks like the Edmund Fitzgerald and the Titanic grab most of the headlines, America’s oceans and lakes are the final resting place for countless other doomed vessels, many of them in areas known as underwater preserves.
Today, WGVU’s David Moore chats with John Hanson, Co-chair of the West Michigan Underwater Preserve.
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