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Cape Hatteras, North Carolina / Civil War / Monitor Salvage Operation #707145

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 01, 2002
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Report introduced.

(Off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina: Ned Potter) The Navy's attempt to save history by recovering the gun turret from the Civil War sunken ship the Monitor featured; scenes shown from the waters off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. [Navy Cmdr. Bobbie SCHOLLEY†- cites the sacrifices & technology the Monitor represents.] Diagram shown to illustrate the genius of the ship's gun turret. [NOAA expedition chief scientist John BROADWATER†- says the Monitor was unstoppable.]

Potter, Ned;
Vargas, Elizabeth

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