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Published September 25, 2013, 12:00 AM

Barry Clifford

Underseas explorer Barry Clifford holds the barrel of a partially crushed blunderbuss he salvaged from the wreck of pirate ship "Whydah" during a video interview in Brewster, Mass., Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013. The Whydah sank in a brutal storm in 1717 with plunder from 50 ships. Clifford discovered the wreck in 1984 in waters off Cape Cod Massachusetts. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
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