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chester heritage society

These Oak Island research materials are provided courtesy of the Chester Municipal Heritage Society (CHMS). A volunteer driven, not-for-profit dedicated to keeping the past alive for future generations.

Membership and Donation information can be found on the Society’s Website.

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Blankenship

Blankenship smiling for camera while holding object
Blankenship smiling for camera while holding object
Blankenship being handed flashlight
Blankenship being handed flashlight
Blankenship being lowered in while Janie looks worried
Blankenship being lowered in while Janie looks worried
Oak Island Story
Oak Island Story
Working on churn drill
Working on churn drill
Blankenship in harness
Blankenship in harness
Water draining out pipe
Water draining out pipe
In Money Pit 1966
In Money Pit 1966
Blankenship smiling while talking to someone and posing with his hands
Blankenship smiling while talking to someone and posing with his hands
Workers next to unused pipes
Workers next to unused pipes
Blankenship being lowered into Borehole 10-X
Blankenship being lowered into Borehole 10-X
Three images of Blankenship by machine
Three images of Blankenship by machine
Blankenship inspecting drill casing
Blankenship inspecting drill casing
Handling gushing water
Handling gushing water
Blankenship preparing to descend into Borehole 10-X
Blankenship preparing to descend into Borehole 10-X
Three images, Money Pit at top with 2 of Blankenship
Three images, Money Pit at top with 2 of Blankenship
Blankenship cutting gate at Crandall's Point
Blankenship cutting gate at Crandall's Point
Preparing to be lowered in with view of machine behind group
Preparing to be lowered in with view of machine behind group
Negatives of 6 photos
Negatives of 6 photos
Blankenship by machine, looking down
Blankenship by machine, looking down
Group lowering Blankenship in
Group lowering Blankenship in

Please Support the CMHS

chester heritage society

These Oak Island research materials are provided courtesy of the Chester Municipal Heritage Society (CHMS). A volunteer driven, not-for-profit dedicated to keeping the past alive for future generations.

Membership and Donation information can be found on the Society’s Website.

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Oak Island Money Pit Poster module

Oak Island Poster

The legend beautifully captured in a high quality 36" x 24" Oak Island poster.

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The Oak Island Shop

Check out our new shop of Oak Island inspired T-shirts and merchandise!

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oak island interactive map

Interactive Map

Explore Oak Island's key features using Google's mapping technologies!

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