3rd Tuesday: Finding the Frye

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Presenter: John "Billy Ray" Morris III, MA, RPA

Five to the depths of our local waters and discover the newest finds that met a watery end. During research for a National Park Service American Battlefield Protection Program Grant, the NC Underwater Archaeology Branch positively identified the Agnes E. Frye shipwreck located 650 yards off Caswell Beach. John John Morris, Deputy State Archaeologist - Underwater, as he tells of this Civil War blockade runner, her hsitory, loss, and subsequent discovery.

Reservations required! Call the msueum to reserve your seat: 910-477-5151
Lecture held at Southport Community Building at 223 E. Bay St.

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