Comments for: Trunk that survived 1635 shipwreck on display at Colonial Pemaquid

Posted June 23, 2011, at 10:27 p.m.

A 376-year-old horsehide trunk that survived a shipwreck in Colonial America — caused by one of the most terrific storms to occur along the Maine coast — now is on display at Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site in New Harbor. John Cogswell of Buena Vista, Colo., a direct descendant of the …

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