Scrapbooks of Althea Boxell (1/19/1910 - 10/4/1988), Book 6, Page 156
- Scrapbooks of Althea Boxell (1/19/1910 - 10/4/1988), Book 6, Page 156
Continuing the story of 'The Wreck of the Somerset'. The English frigate that lay buried beneath the sand was laid bare after a storm and became the talk of the town. The Somerset had trained its guns on the heights of Bunker Hill and terrorized the commerce of the colonies. The Somerset was in Boston Harbor the night of Paul Revere's ride according to the poet Longfellow.
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John Dowd Althea Boxell Collection
Cape Cod (Mass.) History
Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century
Shipwrecks--Massachusetts--Cape Cod region
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