TITLE

Blackbeard Surfaces

AUTHOR(S)
Patel, Samir S.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Archaeology;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses archaeological research being done on a sunken ship found off the coast of North Carolina thought to be Queen Anne's Revenge, the flagship of pirate Edward "Blackbeard" Teach. Divers have recovered several artifacts from the wreckage including a brass bell dated 1705, the barrel of a blunderbuss, and a cannon which are displayed at the North Carolina Maritime Museum. Biographical information on Teach is provided.
ACCESSION #
28691043

 

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