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A Ship Wreck Of A Crime

A ship filled with gold sank. 130 years later, it was found.

SS Central America Image from the public domain

The SS. Central America set sail for New York City on September 3, 1857. It carried 10 short tons of gold, as well as 101 crew members. Captained by William Lewis Herndon, the ship was not expected to encounter trouble from mother nature.

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Edward Anderson

Edward Anderson

Edward has written hundreds of acclaimed true crime articles and has won numerous awards for his short stories.