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Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum to honor 45th anniversary of Edmund Fitzgerald's sinking

SS EDMUND FITZGERALD WRECK
Posted at 5:03 PM, Nov 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-10 17:03:24-05

CLEVELAND — It's been 45 years since the Edmund Fitzgerald sank near Whitefish Point in Michigan.

The ship's entire 29-man crew died that day.

The Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum at Whitefish Point will toll the raised bell of the Edmund Fitzgerald 29 times to honor the men that died.

You can watch a live stream of the event at 7 p.m. here.

The bell is only rung once a year.