Grim Andrew

Yankee Magazine

The Cape Cod Canal Turns 100 | New England By the Numbers

1623 year Myles Standish proposed creating a canal separating Cape Cod from the Massachusetts mainland for safer, more efficient travel 291 years until the canal finally opened:July 29, 1914 600+ number of people who drowned in those shipwrecks Fourteen Thousand boats now passing through the canal every year 1,750 number of ships wrecked while sailing […]