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Old wreck unearthed…

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U.S. Army engineers repairing a jetty in New Jersey damaged by Hurricane Sandy has discovered the remains of a  wooden schooner  barge which sank in 1926.   Barges had numbers,  not names,  but the coal carrier  appears to be one of three lost on the same February day.

A layer of rocks has been placed over the exposed side to rebury the wreck, which is one of more than seven thousand wrecks along the coast of New Jersey.




Written by timeforthorns

December 18, 2015 at 10:05 am

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