5 more cannons raised from Blackbeard’s ship off N.C.

Archeologists have recovered five more cannon from the wreck Blackbeard’s flagship, the Queen Anne’s Revenge.

The largest of the guns raised Monday weighs about 3,000 pounds. The wreckage of the ship is in Beaufort Inlet.

“Today is definitely a red-letter day: five guns coming off the site,” said David Moore, who has been a member of the recovery team since it began….

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