Thursday, July 22, 2010

Thanks to Bob Conrich, Jim Delgado, Susan Langley, and Thijs Maarleveld for sending in news items.

1. Canal used for Roman shipping unearthed:  Dig site connects two ports:

The project’s website:

2. World’s oldest champagne found on Baltic seabed:

3. Workers unearth 18th Century ship at 9/11 site [World Trade Center]:–Events-Examiner~y2010m7d15-Centuries-old-ship-unearthed-at-World-Trade-Center?cid=email-this-article

4. Pieces found in N.C. may be from old shipwreck [more on that North Carolina shipwreck]:

5. Scientists recover cauldron in shipwreck [more on the St Augustine shipwreck]:

6. Huge shipwreck from 1898 found [more on that Lake Michigan shipwreck]:

7. Archaeology and the oil spill:

8. Reconstructed: Archimedes’s flaming steam cannon:

9. Nova Scotia: Treasure hunters will skirt new law:

10. Nova Scotia to repeal Treasure Trove Act:

11. The murder of world famous sunken treasure hunter Bo Kjaer-Olsen in the Republic of Panama: [Scroll down]


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