- Associated Press - Monday, January 12, 2015

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) - The staff at Cape Lookout National Seashore thinks the Graveyard of the Atlantic may be giving up some of the remains it’s been holding onto.

The Daily News of Jacksonville reports (https://bit.ly/1y5B7Fe) the staff has come across large pieces of timber out on South Core Banks that appear to be from a shipwreck. Park ranger Steve Neshkoff said the staff initially discovered the apparent wreckage on Dec. 28, including timber pieces about 40 feet by 60 feet.

Upon return to the area on Dec. 31, two more large pieces were found. One of the pieces was 37 feet long. They were all in an area about a mile from the Cape Lookout Lighthouse.

Neshkoff said he plans to take more detailed photos and continue to talk with state researchers.

___

Information from: The Daily News, https://www.jdnews.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide