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Saturday, February 8, 2014

Anchor found off Whidbey Island may solve 200-year-old mystery

Commercial diver Kenny Woodside examines the approximately 900-pound anchor found by Doug Monk in 2008 off the northwest side of Whidbey Island.
Some believe it’s the lost anchor of the HMS Chatham, the tender to Capt. George Vancouver’s HMS Discovery.