National Geographic : 1941 Dec
Cannon Solve Mystery of Sunken Ship 819 E. Newton Hamilton Lime Juice Brings out Details on a Salvaged British Coin After the copper piece was rubbed briskly with this half lime and other cleanser, the date, 1694, and a seated Britannia appeared. Heads of King William and Queen Mary are on the obverse. Charles H. Baker, Jr. Maltese Cross, Orb, Crown, and Tudor Rose Prove This Cannon British The broad arrow, right, has been a traditional Royal Navy marking since the days of Queen Elizabeth. Before the American Revolution, the broad arrow on trees in New England forests reserved them for naval masts and timbers. The colonists vigorously disputed this authority and few masts reached England.