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Two civil war cannon balls have been discovered at a South Carolina beach in the wake of the Hurricane Hotel.
A spokesman for the City of Folly Beach, told Fox News that some of the seashell hunters have spotted a suspicious item in the vicinity of the old Coast Guard Base on the east end of Folly Beach. “It came to us as a single point of earlier unexplored ordnance,” he said via e-mail. “According to our policy, we have reported the case to the Charleston County EOD team also responded and assisted with the notification to the military’s EOD teams.”
“It was determined to be a cannon ball (a larger 8″ shell in a 3″ shell,” the spokesman added. “We have been advised that a military EOD team will handle the removal of the exemption.”
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Folly Beach is located on Folly Island, a barrier island near Charleston.
The cannon balls have been found in the aftermath of the Hurricane Hotel.
(Rocky Burke, the assistant director of public safety for the City of Folly Beach)
During the civil war, the area was occupied by the troops of the Union, by 1863, according to the web site of the city. The forces to overcome the “jungle-like “leaves” in order to build roads, forts, an artillery battery, and the city and state. “At the end of Folly Island and had a capacity of 13,000 troops and their equipment,” the city said, adding that the island has been used as the basis for the battle to retake Fort Sumter.
This is not the first time that there was a civil war cannon balls were found on Folly Island and the beach. LiveScience is reporting that a stack of 16 mechanical regulations, it was discovered as a result of the Hurricane, He is in for 2016.
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Civil war sites and artifacts from the time, offering a fresh glimpse of the bloody conflict. A Civil War-era tombstone was associated with the infamous Quantrill’s Raid, for example, it was recently discovered in a Kansas forest.
The Powers of the union, which was established in the area during the civil war. (Rocky Burke, the assistant director of public safety for the City of Folly Beach)
Earlier this year, archaeologists in Delaware, and is located in the tomb of a soldier in the civil war, which could provide a vital clue in the uncovering of a long lost African-American burial ground.
Experts are working on a house in the neighborhood of Frankford, Sussex County, was a gravestone with the name “C. S. Hall,” the words “Co’s. K, 32nd U. S. C. T.” refers to the Company and (K) of the U.S. 32nd Colored Troops, and that it was indicative of the African-American soldiers, according to Delaware’s Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs.
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The site is well-known in the local community as well as the remains of the African-Americans who lived in the area, officials say.
The balls were spotted by a seashell hunters. (Rocky Burke, the assistant director of public safety for the City of Folly Beach)
The other civil war finds have been made in the last couple of years. Last year, for example, are the remains of two civil war soldiers that were discovered in a surgeon-buried in the pit at the Manassas National Battlefield Park in Virginia. Also, by 2018, for a traveller on a North Carolina beach, captured drone footage of the civil war in the age of the ship.
In 2017, forensic linguistics, said that she is likely to unravel the mystery surrounding a famous civil war-era letter, long believed to have been written by President Abraham Lincoln.
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In 2015, the remains of a Employee’s man-of-war that were produced from the Savannah River, in Georgia. In the following years, the wreck of a large iron-hulled civil war-era steam-boat was discovered off the coast of North Carolina. The ship, which was found in the Oak Island, N. C, has been tentatively identified as a blockade runner, Agnes E. Fry.
Fox News’ Madeline Farber, and the Associated Press contributed to this article.
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