Rhode Island’s Largest Ship Graveyard Is Hiding Underneath This Popular River

Rhode Island’s largest ship graveyard is hidden in plain sight. More than 100,000 people pass by it every single day, but many don’t know it’s there. Concealed at the bottom of the Providence River is a portion of our state’s maritime past that is truly a local treasure.

Did you know about this ship graveyard in the Providence Harbor? Or is this your first time hearing about it?

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