Chris Muir's Day By Day

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The Ship Skeleton That Was Found At the World Trade Center Site...

...during cleanup after 9/11 has been identified as to type, but no name yet.

It is a Hudson River Sloop and was active during the American Revolution.

5 comments:

Brock Townsend said...

Fascinating. I hadn't heard of this. Thanks.

Old NFO said...

I hadn't either... Neat find and quite a bit of history there. Now to figure out 'which' one it was... :-)

Brock Townsend said...

Now to figure out 'which' one it was... :-)

Hadn't thought of that for some dumb reason. :)

Bob said...

@Brock Townsend: That might remain a mystery. Records from that time period are likely to be fragmentary, at best.

Brock Townsend said...

Thanks, but hope they look!