Stuff in the Water

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Shipwrecks. Rocket engines. U-boats. Atom bombs. Regular bombs. There’s a lot of stuff in the water off the Carolina Coast and beyond, and we talk about them in this episode. Read More …

Bizarro Wilmington

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The port city of Wilmington, North Carolina once had an evil twin across the river. In the colonial days of America, Wilmington came out the victor in a struggle to the death.

This is a gross dramatization of the story of Brunswick Town, the lost provincial capitol of North Carolina, and the ill fated revival of the grounds during the American Civil War with the construction of Fort Anderson. Read More …

Encyclopedia Battleshipica

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In our first episode, we run over by thirty minutes. But that’s only because we’re talking about the USS North Carolina, the crown jewel of the Cape Fear River. Join Midmost Cost as we talk about everything battleship in this double-feature of an episode, on the eve of the USS N.C.’s 75th anniversary. Towards the end we mention Carl Weathers. It’s worth toughing it out. Read More …