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By Mark C. Wilkins

In 1626-27, the Sparrow-Hawk all started her ultimate trip around the brutal iciness waves of the Atlantic Ocean, departing from the southern coast of britain with the US as her target. As instances of scurvy and whispers of mutiny rose, the hopes of these aboard the small vessel started to fade. The ever-changing sea coast of Cape Cod brought on the Sparrow-Hawk to run aground. eager to fix their send and accomplish their objective of turning into filthy rich Virginia tobacco planters, the passengers wrecked her back, forcing them to desert their cherished send and absorb place of dwelling in Plymouth Colony. published by way of the tides over 2 hundred years later, the wreckage was once pillaged via neighborhood scavengers and wear demonstrate in Boston. sign up for Mark Wilkins as he delves into the secrets and techniques of the Sparrow-Hawk.

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