Lazaretto Anchor - Tybee Island, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 32° 00.907 W 080° 52.720
17S E 511458 N 3542117
This anchor, presumed to be from a Union blockade ship, was found it the river near here. It has been put on display to honor those men who served in the area.
Waymark Code: WM6RXV
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 07/15/2009
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member silverquill
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Circa early 19th Century
Possibly from one of the Union Navy vessels that blockaded the South Atlantic Coast and Savannah River during the War Between the States
Found in the Savannah River in the vicinity of the jetties

Recovered in 1989 by Captain Bill Walsh, Sr
Date Installed or Dedicated: 01/01/1989

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Captain Bill Walsh, Sr

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Other or General Civil War

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