National Geographic : 1962 Dec
Buried to the eaves, this beachside house once sheltered a fisherman's family. Creeping inland, the sea of sand engulfed the village of Wash Woods, North Carolina. Smothered by shifting sands but bared by the March storm, cypress stumps stud the beach at False Cape, Virginia. Encroaching Atlantic ages ago drowned a swamp where the big trees stood.