Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine, Baltimore, Maryland, US -- during the Battle of Baltimore, September the valiant defense of the fort inspired Francis Scott Key to write "The Star-Spangled Banner.
My grandfather helped refurbish this great ship! He rebuilt the masts and anchors and other iron work! The USS Constitution in Boston Harbor Sunday, Aug. The USS Constitution, the U. Navy's oldest commissioned war ship
Queen Anne's Revenge was the name of the flagship of the English pirate Blackbeard. He used her for less than a year, but was an effective tool in his prize-taking. In Blackbeard ran the ship aground at Beaufort Inlet, Carteret County, North Carolina.