Marblehead to Celebrate Saving the USS Constitution
February 24, 2014
On April 3, 2014, the town of Marblehead, Massachusetts, will celebrate the 200th anniversary of its part in saving the USS Constitution, according to an article on SalemNews.com.
With two larger, British frigates in angry hot pursuit, Constitution slipped into the safety of Marblehead Harbor and beneath the protective guns of Fort Sewall on April 3, 1814.
Read more about plans to commemorate the saving of the Constitution.