A couple discovered a model boat which had been placed on a lake 27 years ago, while they were hiking in Wisconsin last week.
Lynn BeBeau and her husband Mike were intrigued when they spotted the little boat partially buried in sand on the shore near Ashland at Apostle Islands, Lake Superior, on October 7.
Digging it out and brushing it, they were surprised to find an inscription written on the its base.
The message read: “I am traveling to the ocean. Please put me back in the water. Will you send information on your whereabouts to, Lakewood School, Room 116 & 118 5207 N. Tischer Duluth, MN 53304.”
Speaking to the news channel Michigan Live, Bebeau said she took a few photographs of the inscription and then placed the boat into the water.
“My husband and I are both adventure people,” she said.
“We just came back from a