Antique Boxes, Nantucket Baskets, Books
Inventory ID: 11185
Antique Shipwreck Relic from the H.M.S. Royal George, August 29, 1782
Small book form relic salvaged from the wreck site in 1840. The ship had recently returned from supporting British troops during the Revolutionary war. Nearly 1,000 lives were lost as the ship capsized making it one of the worst disasters ever to befall a vessel of the Royal Navy.
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