Tides reveal remains of 100-year-old shipwreck along North Carolina beach

Tides have washed away sand to reveal the remains of a nearly 100-year-old shipwreck along a North Carolina beach.

The tides in Surf City pushed away enough sand to expose what is left of the William H. Sumner on Tuesday, WWAY reported.

The 165-foot-long schooner ran aground in 1919.

The tides expose unique discoveries like this a few times a year.

About the Author