Grace Sherwood: “The Witch of Pungo”

The Bivalve Trail

Jan 25 2022 • 35 mins

Episode 7 takes us off of the Eastern Shore but stays in the Tidewater region. Introducing  Grace Sherwood, a farmer, healer and midwife who lived in Colonial Virginia. Grace was accused of practicing witchcraft, and had to endure multiple "tests" to prove she was a witch.

THE BIVALVE TRAIL is produced by the Chincoteague Island Theatre Company and the Chincoteague Cultural Alliance. Researched, written, and narrated by Lexi Hubb. Sound design by Bill Troxler, post-production by Longtayle Studios.

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