Lecture on the salvage of His Majesty’s Sloop DeBraak to take place at Lewes, Del.’s Zwaanendael Museum on Jan. 17, 2015
Lecture on the British sloop of war that sank off the Delaware coast on May 25, 1798. The ship was raised, and badly damaged, during a commercial salvage operation in 1986.
Tickets still available for lecture/tours of the hull of the DeBraak, a shipwrecked 18th-century British warship
British warship was capsized and lost off the Delaware coast on May 25, 1798.
“The DeBraak and Its Atlantic World” honored with Award of Merit from the American Association for State and Local History.