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Maritime Artifacts Recovered from Hong Kong's Waters - Archaeology


Archaeology

Maritime Artifacts Recovered from Hong Kong's Waters
Archaeology
... is historical material in Hong Kong's waters,” adds Bill Jeffery of the Hong Kong Maritime Museum and the University of Guam.“ There have been lots of surveys on land but not in water.” For more on underwater archaeology, go to "Franklin's Last ...

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Sea tales: Whidbey maritime history is ingrained in Roger Sherman - Whidbey News-Times (subscription)

Maritime History articles at Google News - Wed, 07/20/2016 - 08:16

Sea tales: Whidbey maritime history is ingrained in Roger Sherman
Whidbey News-Times (subscription)
Roger Sherman speaks with a guest who came to hear him talk about Whidbey Island maritime history and a new book that he's working on during 'Porch Stories' at the Island County Museum last week. Sherman's interest in nautical artifacts is reflected in ...

The Big Read: Is this the lost city of Rhapta? - Times LIVE


Times LIVE

The Big Read: Is this the lost city of Rhapta?
Times LIVE
But proving that this is the forgotten city is going to be difficult and costly. "We are going to need underwater archaeology to see if we can discover what we are looking for. But that is going to be expensive," he said. The area is remote and ...

Hong Kong's sunken treasure: ancient anchor and cannon reveal our rich maritime history - South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post

Hong Kong's sunken treasure: ancient anchor and cannon reveal our rich maritime history
South China Morning Post
“This trip is tangible evidence that there is historical material in Hong Kong's waters. There have been lots of surveys on land but not in water,” Jeffery added, urging the government to invest more in maritime archaeology as it is important to the ...

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Hong Kong's sunken treasure: ancient anchor and cannon reveal our rich maritime history - South China Morning Post

Maritime History articles at Google News - Tue, 07/19/2016 - 04:59

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong's sunken treasure: ancient anchor and cannon reveal our rich maritime history
South China Morning Post
“It's important for Hong Kong's [maritime] history because it's evidence to show that Hong Kong is a location worth investigating,” Dr Libby Chan Lai-pik, senior curator at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum said. The museum is a sponsor of the Underwater ...

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Leffingwell House Museum to host Maritime History Day - Norwich Bulletin

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 07/18/2016 - 17:12

Leffingwell House Museum to host Maritime History Day
Norwich Bulletin
Leffingwell House Museum, 348 Washington St., Norwich, will host Maritime History Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 13. The celebration will feature a restored shipping document from the brig Amazon in 1807, with original signatures of Thomas Jefferson ...

Tall ships coming to Bellingham Bay, Blaine - The Bellingham Herald

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 07/18/2016 - 09:54

The Bellingham Herald

Tall ships coming to Bellingham Bay, Blaine
The Bellingham Herald
... for the Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority, where the ships are based. “That's very true for many people,” Follansbee said. “We try to create an entertaining experience that's also educational. Our mission is to translate maritime history ...

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Tag Archives: Total War - Blooloop (blog)


Blooloop (blog)

Tag Archives: Total War
Blooloop (blog)
The galleries showcase the invention of SCUBA diving and early diving pioneer Honor Frost's work, alongside the underwater objects this new technology allowed archaeologists to find, from Greeks, Romans, Byzantines, Arabs and Normans who all left their ...

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In Camden, new museum to enshrine city's maritime history - Philly.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 07/17/2016 - 03:05

Philly.com

In Camden, new museum to enshrine city's maritime history
Philly.com
Interactive devices, large-scale ship models, and repurposed materials from a fine Camden County Historical Society exhibit about the nearby New York Shipbuilding Corp., which closed in 1967, also will be displayed in Maritime Hall. Although smaller ...

This week on Down to Business: summer camps, maritime history & the perfect barbecue - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 07/15/2016 - 09:04

Newstalk 106-108 fm

This week on Down to Business: summer camps, maritime history & the perfect barbecue
Newstalk 106-108 fm
Bobby heads off on the high seas of history, as he experiences the National Maritime Museum of Ireland in Dun Laoghaire. Firing up the barbie, there will be tips on grilling those chops and steaks with renowned chefs Oliver Dunne and Joe Shannon.

This week on Down to Business: summer camps, maritime history &... - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 07/15/2016 - 08:57

Newstalk 106-108 fm

This week on Down to Business: summer camps, maritime history &...
Newstalk 106-108 fm
Bobby heads off on the high seas of history, as he experiences the National Maritime Museum of Ireland in Dun Laoghaire. Firing up the barbie, there will be tips on grilling those chops and steaks with renowned chefs Oliver Dunne and Joe Shannon.

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Chicago Maritime Museum tells the city's story via its waterways - Chicago Tribune

Maritime History articles at Google News - Wed, 07/13/2016 - 15:20

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Maritime Museum tells the city's story via its waterways
Chicago Tribune
Maps depict the key water systems, and photographs show moments of Chicago maritime history. And there are many, many models of boats, as well as actual canoes, from an early dugout to a sampling from the collection of the late Ralph Frese, aka "Mr.

Breaking the silence over Fournoi's underwater antiquities - Kathimerini


Kathimerini

Breaking the silence over Fournoi's underwater antiquities
Kathimerini
Testimonies from fishing boat owners, spearfishermen and divers last year proved invaluable, particularly those from locals, and in 10 days of diving, Greek marine archaeologists, with the cooperation of American colleagues from the RPM Nautical ...

Kaleidoscope: Erie, Pa. has rich maritime history; brig, museum, lighthouses great to check out - Aurora Advocate

Maritime History articles at Google News - Wed, 07/13/2016 - 01:11

Aurora Advocate

Kaleidoscope: Erie, Pa. has rich maritime history; brig, museum, lighthouses great to check out
Aurora Advocate
Four years ago, I put Erie, Pa. on my list of places I wanted to visit, and over the hot and mostly sunny Memorial Day weekend I finally made the 130-mile journey from Kent. Erie is Pennsylvania's fourth largest city, sporting a population of about 100 ...

Tasmania's Wooden Boat Centre maintains its maritime history - Weekly Times Now

Maritime History articles at Google News - Tue, 07/12/2016 - 10:11

Weekly Times Now

Tasmania's Wooden Boat Centre maintains its maritime history
Weekly Times Now
At the boat centre, Adrian teaches old skills, including the basics such as sharpening and restoring old tools, to the more complicated boat calculations, and even maritime history. “If you want to make traditional wooden boats then you've got to ...

Cultural Heritage's Nautical Future - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Cultural Heritage's Nautical Future
Wall Street Journal
For example, of the Archaeological Institute of America's Fieldwork Opportunities Bulletin listings in Italy, only three involve underwater archaeology. And this in the nation estimated to have among the highest concentrations of archaeological sites ...

How Archaeologists Discovered 23 Shipwrecks in 22 Days - National Geographic


National Geographic

How Archaeologists Discovered 23 Shipwrecks in 22 Days
National Geographic
One July afternoon in 2015, the maritime archaeologist George Koutsouflakis was talking with a colleague in his Athens office when his phone rang. The caller was a free diver and spear-fisher from the remote Fourni archipelago, a small cluster of ...

How would you recover the CSS Georgia? | Underwater <b>...</b>

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Fri, 03/11/2016 - 12:35
Underwater Archaeology and Maritime History jobs. The Pages. E-mail Me · Submerged Cultural Resource Management Firms/Marine Archaeological Contractors · Scholarships, Fellowships, Grants, and Money · Meetings, ...

Museum Technician (<b>History</b>) Naval <b>History</b> and Heritage Command <b>...</b>

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Fri, 03/11/2016 - 11:55
2 Posts are open. This position is located in the Collections Management Section, Curator Branch, Collection Management Division, Naval History and Heritage Command located at the Defense Supply Center in Richmond, VA. The Curator Branch is responsible for the management of Navy properties of historical and inspirational value, including artifacts, shipboard equipment, ordnance, uniforms, photographs ... Underwater Archaeology and Maritime History jobs ...

HFF Studentship in <b>Maritime</b> Archaeology | Underwater Archaeology <b>...</b>

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Thu, 03/10/2016 - 14:27
Honor Frost Foundation Masters and/or Doctoral Awards in Maritime Archaeology at the Faculty of Humanities, University of Southampton Applications are invited for a fully-funded studentship from the Honor Frost Foundation. The Foundation's mission is to promote the advancement and research, including publication, of maritime archaeology with particular focus on the eastern Mediterranean. The Foundation ... Underwater Archaeology and Maritime History jobs ...
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