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A black and white view of two tugboats as they try unsuccessfully to refloat a barge that ran aground near the mouth of the Cape Cod Canal. The barge had been en route to Bangor, ME from Philadelphia when 50 knot winds blew it off course into shallow waters.
barges (flat-bottomed watercraft)
1 black and white photograph; 8.5 x 7 inches
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Bourne (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)