Civil War Shipwreck
Brian M Lumley
Photograph - Photography
The remains of the Oriental, a Federal troop transport, lies off the Outer Banks in the so-called "Graveyard of the Atlantic." Although only 600 feet from shore, well over 75% of the men aboard the ship perished as it ran aground over a sandbar during the American Civil War.
Copyright 2012, Brian M. Lumley Photography, all rights reserved.
January 18th, 2013
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