Mobile-built sub CSS Hunley upright for first time since 1864 | al.com

 

 

 

 

The CSS Hunley was, for many years, the stuff of legend: a human-powered Confederate submarine, the first submarine ever to sink an enemy ship in combat. Tragically, the Hunley itself sank after delivering its deadly payload. Some years ago, the Hunley was located and raised from the depths to begin a long restoration in Charleston. This week, the Hunley was righted for the first time in nearly 150 years. History is alive…

Mobile-built sub CSS Hunley upright for first time since 1864 | al.com.

3 Responses to “Mobile-built sub CSS Hunley upright for first time since 1864 | al.com”

  1. I’ve been dying to see The Hunley whenever I’m in Charleston. Thanks for the update.

    Love the blog! Can I place it on my blogroll?

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