Queen Anne's Revenge
Another cannon raised from Blackbeard's ship
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 10/28/2014 - 7:39am.

Another cannon has been raised from the wreck of the pirate Blackbeard's ship off the North Carolina coast. Project Director Billy Ray Morris says that divers were able to raise one cannon and found another in the midsection of the wreck.

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Explore with George: Queen Anne's Revenge Exhibit
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Fri, 08/01/2014 - 4:52pm.

videoThe Queen Anne's Revenge exhibit opens tomorrow at Fort Anderson. The exhibit will feature treasures from Blackbeard's historic ship that sunk near Beaufort Inlet in 1718.

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Artifacts from Blackbeard's ship at Tryon Palace
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/03/2014 - 8:45am.

Artifacts from the flagship of Blackbeard the pirate will be on display at Tryon Palace in New Bern. Artifacts from the Queen Anne's Revenge, including cannon balls, a wine bottle and nautical tools, are on display in the Duffy Gallery from Friday through Feb. 15.

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Crews raise two more cannons from Blackbeard's ship
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/20/2013 - 3:19pm.

videoThe crew of the R/V Dan Moore from Cape Fear Community College went back to the site of Blackbeard's sunken ship today.

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Andrea's approach cancels research trip to Blackbeard's shipwreck
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 2:09pm.

Tropical Storm Andrea may still be hundreds of miles away, but it started having an impact here in North Carolina early this morning.

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This Day in NC History: Blackbeard was killed
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/22/2012 - 9:52am.

The “Golden Age of Piracy” flourished briefly along the North Carolina coast in the early 18th century. Foremost among the pirates was Edward Teach, aka “Blackbeard.” He lived briefly in the town of Bath during the summer of 1718.

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Divers to mark end of Queen Anne's expedition
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 7:57am.

A formal ceremony is marking the end of an eight-week expedition to recover artifacts from the ship believed to have belonged to Blackbeard. The ceremony is scheduled for Friday in Beaufort.

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Blackbeard ship anchor set for brief display
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 04/21/2012 - 11:52am.

The first anchor from the wreck of the pirate Blackbeard's flagship off the North Carolina coast is going on public display in Greenville for a few hours.

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Blackbeard's cannon salvaged from shipwreck off NC
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/26/2011 - 12:15pm.

Researchers have raised a 2,000-pound cannon from the wreck of the pirate Blackbeard's ship, which has been on the ocean floor off the North Carolina coast for nearly 300 years.

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