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Captain Morgan's Ship Found: Famed Pirate's Vessel Found Near Panama (VIDEO)

First Posted: 08/08/11 11:20 AM ET Updated: 10/08/11 06:12 AM ET

A 17th century shipwreck found off the coast of Panama is believed to have belonged to famed pirate Henry Morgan.

Morgan is perhaps better known these days as the face of a brand of rum, but in his day he was one of the most feared privateers in the world.

The wreck comes from Morgan's invasion and sacking of Panama in 1671.


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