Download PDF by Harry Gratwick: Historic Shipwrecks of Penobscot Bay (Disaster)

By Harry Gratwick

ISBN-10: 1540221822

ISBN-13: 9781540221827

ISBN-10: 1626190917

ISBN-13: 9781626190917

hundreds of thousands flock to the gorgeous beach alongside Penobscot Bay each year, however the darkish sea has usually became treacherous. Temperamental skies turn into stormy suddenly; violent gales problem even the main professional captains. Craggy rocks will be nearly invisible to oncoming vessels, just like the "Alice E. Clark," which easily strayed off target in sturdy climate. different ships, just like the "Governor Bodwell" and "Royal Tar," have been destroyed by way of hearth. yet now not the entire ships have been a complete loss--some have been repaired and resumed lifestyles lower than various names. neighborhood writer Harry Gratwick explores a few of Penobscot Bay's such a lot historical and dramatic shipwrecks, from what prompted the wrecks to what occurred in the course of these fateful moments whilst the ships have been going down.

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