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Confederate submarine watch's time raises question

...hand pointing to 20. What the watch belonging to Lt. George Dixon doesn't point to is exactly when the hand-cranked...point - is that watch continued to tick and outlive George Dixon by many hours," said state Sen. Glenn McConnell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/08/met_368321.shtml
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Saving sub's artifacts is tedious process

...artifacts found onboard the Confederate submarine. Some of those things, most notably the gold coin carried by sub Cmdr. George Dixon, need little work to return to their old glory. Others will require years of treatment, including a long soak in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/02/met_178884.shtml
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Scientists complete Hunley excavation

...excavation, scientists found two pieces of thin glass tube encrusted to the submarine's hull near the post of Lt. George Dixon, the submarine's commander. The glass is thought to be the remains of the submarine's depth gauge. "It will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/08/met_324729.shtml
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Locked hatch is removed from sub

...there was panic on board," he said. Earlier this summer, scientists found that the forward hatch, where Capt. George Dixon would have been piloting the craft, was unlocked. It's unclear whether that might have been an attempt to escape...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/13/met_96412.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...submarine's exhibit Nov. 16. Scientists at the Hunley lab conducted forensic tests on the left thighbone of Lt. George Dixon and say the bone shows signs of being hit by a bullet. Dixon was wounded at the Battle of Shiloh in 1862, but his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/09/met_357518.shtml
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Hunley's forward hatch might have been opened

...have been part of the hatch's watertight locking mechanism were found at the feet of the sub's commander, Lt. George Dixon. If the hatch was intentionally unlocked, there are several possible explanations. Dixon could have opened it to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/15/met_88976.shtml
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Officer's watch is stirring queries

...It was found 12 years ago off Charleston, raised in 2000 and brought to a conservation lab. The watch owned by Lt. George Dixon was opened in 2004. It read 8:23, tantalizingly close to historical accounts that the Housatonic sank about 9 p...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/15/met_176868.shtml
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Can you find it?

...Wiggins, Sandrika Burns, Rhontasha Collins, Africa Simone Hamilton, Ronza Hankinson, Stella Sullivan, Ken Gordon, George Dixon, Patricia Truesdell, Karen Miller, Bernice Gulley, Tammy Spradling, Cynthia Walker, H.L. Stulb, Lizzie Henry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/26/ric_126091.shtml
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Fragile artifacts challenge Hunley restoration team

...they have the fossilized imprint of the skin of one crewman in a shoe. In one shoe, the footprint of sub commander George Dixon is fresh. Scientists say the imprint is surprisingly narrow for an adult man who was at least 5 feet, 9 inches tall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/03/met_438863.shtml
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Hunley wallet may hold clues

...and brought to a conservation lab on the old Charleston Naval Base. Several personal items have been found so far by researchers, including a $20 gold piece, a diamond ring and a diamond broach carried by Hunley commander George Dixon.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/18/met_376039.shtml
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