Comments for: Communities tied by century-old shipwreck share technology, ideas during visit

Posted Sept. 08, 2011, at 11:07 p.m.

ORONO | In October 1898, the Cheseborough, a Bath-based ship, sank off the coast of Japan. Residents of the village of Shariki, in Aomori prefecture, saw the ship go down and went out into the turbulent sea to rescue any survivors. Four Americans were pulled from the water. The …

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