Secrets of the Dead

Portrait of Blackbeard taken from History of the Pyrates by Captain Johnson.
Air Date: 
Wednesday, Jun 22nd - 7:00pm
Episode Title: 
Blackbeard's Lost Ship

Off the coast of North Carolina, a group of marine archaeologists has discovered the remains of the Queen Anne's Revenge , the pirate Blackbeard's flagship. Their careful preservation and analysis of the remains - including cannons, guns, anchors, even gold - are helping to solve the biggest mystery about the infamous pirate's reign: Was the ship's sinking an accident or was the grounding a carefully laid plot by Blackbeard to double-cross his men and steal the treasure for himself? Three hundred years later, SECRETS OF THE DEAD reveals the true story.

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