Nautical Headlines

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Monday, January 3, 2011 |

This week’s nautical news. First one of 2011! Best, Wendy
1. Inspired horse tales of ocean survival [little off topic]:
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/horseracing/inspired-horse-tales-of-ocean-survival-20110101-19ci7.html
2. Elements expose wrecked steamer . more…

Monday, December 20, 2010 |

Special thanks to Peter Bell, Susan Langley, and Ole Varmer for sending in news items.
1. Ahoy, leave that ship alone [Ballina, NSW]:
http://www.ballinaadvocate.com.au/story/2010/12/16/ahoy-leave-ship-alone/
2. Historic . more…

Monday, December 13, 2010 |

Special thanks to Brian Jordan, Susan Langley, Alexandre Monteiro, Mark Polzer,and Adam Wolfe for sending in news items.
1. AIMA 2011 shipwreck photography competition:
http://www.environment.gov.au/heritage/shipwrecks/photo-competition/index.html
2. ACUA archaeological . more…

Monday, December 6, 2010 |

Special thanks to Susan Langley for sending in a news item.
1. Rare French naval gun buried up to 180 years:
http://www.odt.co.nz/news/national/138939/rare-french-naval-gun-buried-180-years
2. Thieves steal artifact . more…

Monday, November 29, 2010 |

Special thanks to Ross Anderson and Luka Bekic for sending in news items.
1. Mysteries of the deep revealed [NSW, National Marine Science Centre]:
http://www.coffscoastadvocate.com.au/story/2010/11/23/our-mysteries-of-the-deep/
http://www.coffscoastadvocate.com.au/photos/galleries/oceanic-survey-anzac-cove/
http://www.coffscoastadvocate.com.au/photos/galleries/shipwrecked-boat-capsize-accident-crash-ocean/#id=shipwrecked-boat-capsize-accident-crash-ocean&num=1
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Monday, November 22, 2010 |

Special thanks to Matt Carter, Paul F. Johnston, Michael McCarthy, Susan Langley, and Adam Wolfe for sending in news items.
1. Waardevolle schatten . more…

Monday, November 15, 2010 |

Special thanks to Massimiliano Secci, Deciana Speckmann, and Mark Staniforth for sending in news items.
1.Dutch hand over priceless ship artifacts” [official repatriation of . more…

Monday, November 8, 2010 |

Special thanks to Ross Anderson and Ralph Pedersen for sending in news items.
1. Shipwreck finder gets honorary Order of Australia Medal [David Mearns]:
http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/journal/shipwreck-finder-gets-honorary-order-of-australia.htm
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Monday, November 1, 2010 |

Special thanks to Alistair Paterson and Mark Polzer for sending in news items.
1. National Geographic names Pembrokeshire as second best coastal destination in . more…

Monday, October 25, 2010 |

Special thanks to Susan Langley for sending in news items.
1. Professor [Nathan Richards] enlightens Oriental on its name-sake steamer:
http://www.newbernsj.com/news/oriental-91674-professor-sake.html
2. Trafalgar account is rare . more…