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Macajah Adams ‘MC’ ‘Capt. Cagie’ 1877-1952

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Macajah Adams, a Salter Path native, worked as a carpenter and shipbuilder during the first half of the 19th century. Adams’ workspace was his yard; utilizing local juniper and cypress woods, he constructed vessels without the aid of blueprints. Once finished, boats were launched into Bogue Sound and outfit with motors and electrical systems.
The Researcher (NoCar F 262 C23 R47), Vol. 20 Issue 1, Spring 2004, p19-21, il, por