Photo & Video Log

This page contains photos taken during the Steamship Portland expedition that took place September 13 - 19, 2003. Click on any image to view a larger version and for additional information. If a picture of a movie camera icon camera icon is present, a QuickTime video can be viewed by clicking on the image. Other video formats are available on the linked pages. If a Podcast icon Podcast Icon is present, a video or audio file is available for download or you can subscribe to the RSS Podcast Feed. NOAA Podcast RSS 2.0 Feed

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Images

Shipboard crew

September 19
The shipboard crew from Science Channel.

NOAA ship

September 19
The NOAA Ship Thomas Jefferson sought safe harbor.

 Photos check

September 19
Jeff checks the quality of a shot in the playback unit.

patent log

September 18
A brass patent log found from the wrecksite.

toilet

September 18
The captain’s toilet found at the stern of the ship.

Seafloor

September 18
A chrysan- themum- like anemone and a tulip-like boltenia.

Cusk

September 17
Cusk swim near another shipwreck.

trestletrees

September 17
One of the Palmer's trestletrees lies on the seafloor.

Towline

September 17
A towline is still attached to the forward bit
.

A bowsprit

September 17
The broken part of the end of the bowsprit
.

A red fish

September 17
Acadian redfish near one of the mystery wrecks.

Pollock

September 17
everal Pollock can be seen in the wrecksite.

Wrecksite

September 17
The complete Palmer and Crary wrecksite.

Pollock

September 16
Pollock swim around a windlass.

A cup

September 16
A cup sits in an area that was probably the ship’s galley.

walking beams

September 16
A cast iron chimneys that supported the thinner metal stacks.

Cod

September 15
A cod pass over steam pipes
.

a cod

September 15
A curious cod.

 Portland's bow

September 15
The narrow edge of the Portland's bow

Hela and Isis

September 15
Hela and Isis, ROV parts.

ROV team

September 14
The ROV team works on the control and camera systems.

ROV team

September 14
The ROV team works on the control and camera systems.

A Discovery Science Channel team

September 13
A Discovery Science Channel team.

portland

September 13
Steamship Portland side scan sonar image.

 

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