SYMHC Classics: Wreck of the Ten Sail

18th-century ships wreck at sea. Photo by: Universal History Archive/UIG via Getty Images

Today we revisit the biggest shipping disaster in Cayman Islands history, in which 10 ships went down together one night in 1794. Why would so many ships be traveling so closely to one another, and how did they all end up in peril?

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