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nov2016 • 	2016-10-01

“I have been an avid reader and subscriber to your magazine for many years. I read it cover to cover every month (and most months, read it cover to cover again!).”
— Steve M.

MAINTENANCE WORKERS TUMBLE ON AN 18TH-CENTURY SHIPWRECK - A maintenance crew removing debris from under the US 50 Bridge over the Nanticoke River in Maryland last spring thought they might have hit on something special when they saw wood that looked like ship timbers. They were certainly right: Archaeologists are now confirming that it isn’t just a ship, but perhaps the oldest found in the area, dating back to the 1700s. Growth rings reveal it was made from oak cut down between the Potomac River and Annapolis and fastened with wooden pegs, reports WBAL-TV. The 45-foot cargo ship was likely built at a small shipyard or plantation in Maryland, and charring suggests it was torched by British sympathizers in the 1780s.