The Point Reyes Shipwreck Before It Burned Down

Point Reyes Shipwreck

Abandoned on a sandbar in Tomales Bay was this fishing boat which reaches to the iconic status among photographers and becomes a popular attraction for photographers visiting the Point Reyes National Seashore in California.

But in last February when a fire on deck destroyed much of the remains. According to the Daily Mail, firefighters from nearby Inverness fought the blaze for more than two hours before extinguishing the fire. It was reported that the reason may have been a photographer’s long-exposure light painting photo involving sparks from burning steel wool.

It’s unfortunate that one careless person may have destroyed this beloved tourist attraction for so many people but the photos of the Point Reyes shipwreck will live on and today we feature our favorite one here.


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