"Shipwrecks of Cape Cod" History Talk by Don Wilding

November 7th at the Pilgrim Monument...
Historian Don Wilding (Courtesy photo)

Wednesday, November 7, from 3:00pm to 4:00pm the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum (PMPM) will host a talk by Cape Cod Historian Don Wilding on “Shipwrecks of Cape Cod.”  Don, columnist for the Cape Codder, author of “Henry Beston’s Cape Cod” and  “A Brief History of Eastham,”  will discuss some of the great shipwrecks and rescues on the Outer Beach of Cape Cod, ranging from the earliest days of the U.S. Lifesaving service (1872) to the early years of the U.S. Coast Guard in the first half of the 20th century.  Join Don for a look at the wrecks of the Castagna, Francis, Montclair, Jason, Portland and many more. Admission to the talk is free.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum – East Gallery, 1 High Pole Hill Rd, Provincetown

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