Old Shipwreck Discovered by Construction Workers in Boston

Construction was halted when the shipwreck was discovered in the city's Seaport District.
0:35 | 05/26/16

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Looks like we have a shipwreck that was trapped on the Dorchester flats. Sometime in the mid to late eighteen hundreds we immediately halted excavation in that area. And started to do little exploration it's an have a late nineteenth century nano that was part of that structure holding them altogether. And some line that was coming out of the barrels that we've been finding inside the hall of the ship this is the first shipwreck that I know of in Boston has been discovered on. Filled land that made them one from the Big Dig earlier but this is the largest by far. And probably the most significant summer we've tried to bring in the appropriate people to help us understand what exactly it is.

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