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After searching through documents held by England National

After searching through documents held by England National

Pieces of 19th century ship washed up on English beach could have Nova Scotian connection

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Flatman said the most interesting buy canada goose jacket cheap part is that it had likely been there in a prominent spot for tourists and families for canada goose uk outlet quite some time and was only recently discovered, although the woman reported seeing a stump during previous visits to the location.

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canada goose store Analysis of timber from the wreck points to the ship having a North American origin. After searching through documents held by England National Record of the Historic Environment, Historic England tentatively linked the wreck to the Avon, a brig style vessel reportedly built in Nova Scotia in 1843. canada goose store

canada goose coats The records indicate the ship was reported to have and drifted alongshore to the east side of Rye Harbour, and received considerable Canada Goose Online damage in August 1852 while en route from Le Havre in northwestern France, though NRHE didn have any data on the Camber Sands wreck itself. canada goose coats

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Canada Goose Jackets Flatman said dendochronology analysis tree ring dating has been inconclusive in linking the wreck to that specific ship, and researchers are conducting further analysis of the timber and records to try to confirm a match. Canada Goose Jackets

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canadian goose jacket the combination of having been built in Nova Scotia, having been built in the 1840s with the heavy timbers it a good match. It not a perfect match, but it the right sort of size, from the right sort of place, with the right kind of frame. added his organization won be able to fully excavate the wreck because of its size and the cost involved, but they intend canada goose to collect further timber samples as well as take uk canada goose a deeper look into newspaper cheap canada goose uk archives from that time in an attempt to unravel the mystery. canadian goose jacket

buy canada goose jacket you build the jigsaw puzzle with different bits of data together, hopefully you get a really good picture, said Flatman. buy canada goose jacket

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Canada Goose sale Roger Marsters, curator of Marine History at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic in Halifax, said he been doing some digging since he heard about the Camber Sands wreck. Canada Goose sale

canada goose clearance sale He said tracing the ship roots are complicated because of its name some Maritime areas have places and landmarks with in their names, including the Avon River in central Nova Scotia and New Avon, a small New Brunswick community. canada goose clearance sale

are, perhaps unsurprisingly, a lot of vessels built in Nova Scotia uk canada goose outlet and New Brunswick with that name, he laughed.

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buy canada goose jacket cheap He said canada goose uk black friday the report said the Avon was stranded as opposed to wrecked, and also indicated it was re registered https://www.canadagoosejacketonlines.ca in London in 1852. buy canada goose jacket cheap

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