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Meet the shipwreck hunter searching for the 'holy grail' in Antarctica

Meet the shipwreck hunter searching for the 'holy grail' in Antarctica | Shipwrecks & Sunken Treasure | Scoop.it
Shipwreck hunter David Mearns has uncovered HMAS Sydney and set the world record for deep-sea discoveries. But there's one famous ship deep in Antarctic waters that's eluded him.
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Smuggler's Shipwrecked Steamer Found : DNews

Smuggler's Shipwrecked Steamer Found : DNews | Shipwrecks & Sunken Treasure | Scoop.it
U.S. explorers announced today that they found a 19th-century steamer known to have smuggled guns and carried hundreds of thousands of dollars and possibly gold.
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The news is now out. The steamer that I discovered is the wreck of the SS Ozama lost off Cape Romain in 1894. The wreck is straight run, almost 10 miles due south, out of the mouth of the Santee River.

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The Slave Ship

The Slave Ship | Shipwrecks & Sunken Treasure | Scoop.it
Scott Pelley reports on the Smithsonian and the Slave Wrecks Project's journey to recover the first artifacts known to be preserved from a slave ship
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