Salty Dawg Speaker Series: Wrecked on Chicamacomico

This Event has no scheduled dates at this time. It last occurred on Tuesday, August 16, 2022.
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, Salty Dawg Speaker Series: Wrecked on Chicamacomico
Event Description: 

An Examination of the Shipwrecks along Wimble Shoals, Rodanthe, North Carolina

Allyson Ropp, a doctoral student in the Integrated Coastal Studies Program at East Carolina University, explores the histories of some of the vessels lost along Wimble Shoals and northern Hatteras Island, as well as the overall near shore and offshore wrecking trends of the area.


The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum presents its 2022 Salty Dawgs Speaker Series that features 23 presenters on North Carolina maritime history and culture including topics on piracy, shipwrecks, whaling, sea shanties and the mystery of the Lost Colony. The speakers are historians, divers, maritime history Masters candidates, musicians, professors, researchers, and authors. These talks are scheduled on Tuesdays from through September at 11 a.m. They run 30-45 minutes. The public is invited. No reservations are necessary. Call 252-986-0723 for more information.


Where is the event?

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum (See address and directions on the rightbelow)