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Cape Elizabeth Shipwrecks

The wreck of the Alton A, 1972

The wreck of the Alton A, 1972

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Maine Historical Society

Cape Elizabeth's rocky coastline, combined with storms, has a history of shipwrecks, dating from earliest navigation of the coast to the present.



The ships that have gone down have been large sailing vessels and smaller fishing or pleasure boats.


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