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Old 01-28-2013
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Re: Hell Gate

Yes, that would be the HMS Hussar, went down right at the gate. Story goes that several other ships transfered their payroll and other loot/cargo to it so it was heavily burdened and carring much $ equal to well over 1 billion in todays dollars...anyone have a snorkel and fins??
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