More than fifty ships have sunk in the Kohler-Andrae area, including an 87 ft. schooner named the Challenge, built in 1852. A section of the schooner’s keel washed ashore in 1982 and is on display in the park.
This entry was posted on July 5, 2013 by John & Lois. It was filed under Kohler-Andre State Park, Scenic .
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In July 1902, the partly decomposed body of the ship’s captain, William Ward, was found in the pilothouse that had been torn from the bulk and washed ashore at Baker Beach .
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