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Oct 27, 2011

Blackbeard Cannon Retrieved From Blackbeard Ship wreck (Video)

Blackbeard cannon
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Blackbeard cannon Image Credit: KABC A Blackbeard cannon was retrieved by archeologists from the wreckage of the sunken legendary Queen Anne’s Revenge ship on Wednesday, October 26, 2011. The 12th Blackbeard cannon retrieved, weighing about 2,000 pounds and eight feet in length, was raised off the North Carolina coast, according to reports by several international […]

Jan 15, 2011

Blackbeard’s Partial Gilded Sword Hilt Discovered From Queen Anne’s Revenge Wreck In North Carolina

Blackbeard' sword hilt
By in United States, World 1 comment

Blackbeard’s Sword Hilt Found Image Credit: A partly gilded sword hilt has been reportedly found from the remains of Queen Anne’s Revenge, known to be the flagship of Edward Teach, also known as Blackbeard. Blackbeard was known to be a notorious pirate during the 17th and 18th centuries who operated around the West Indies […]