Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Shipwreck Confirmed as Black Beard's

Blackbeard's Pirate Flag
After more than a decade of uncertainty, North Carolina state officials have confirmed that a ship wrecked on a sandbar is in fact the infamous Queen Anne's Revenge. Blackbeard was a pirate who's fearsome reputation lead many ships to practically surrender at the site of him. He is thaught to have entetianaly grounded the vessel himself to keep the loot. He was later caught and beheaded. They have found a great deal of treasure at this shipwreck. The wreck is located off the coast of Beaufort, NC.

Edward Teach aka Blackbeard, was known for
lighting fuses around his face. He used this as scare tactics.
It made his already menacing face, tall stature, gruesome reputation,
waistline full of guns, and merciless heart that much fore terrifying.
Read more about the wreck at: NationalGeographic.com

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