Tag: Narragansett Bay

Researchers Uncover Suspected Wreck of Captain Cook’s HMS Endeavor

Researchers from the Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project (RIMAP) have discovered a shipwreck off the Atlantic Coast that just might solve a centuries-old nautical mystery. In 1770, Captain James Cook’s HMS Endeavor became the first Western ship to reach the East Coast of Australia. Cook circumnavigated the globe on the famed ship between 1768 and… Read more »