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Ancient naval ram found in Phanagoria reveals history of popular unrest in 63 BC - Popular Archaeology


Ancient naval ram found in Phanagoria reveals history of popular unrest in 63 BC
Popular Archaeology
The exploration's active phase, however, began just several years ago, which means archaeologists and historians are almost certain to find more artifacts and information related to Phanagoria, an area that has been something of a bridge between the ...

World's Largest Solar Boat Sails into Corinth Port - Greek Reporter


Greek Reporter

World's Largest Solar Boat Sails into Corinth Port
Greek Reporter
The 31-metre-long catamaran will stay docked in Corinth for three days before continuing its journey to the Ermioni area to take part in an underwater archaeological investigation. The boat intends to traverse the Isthmus by sailing through the Corinth ...

Cape Cod Maritime Days - USA TODAY

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 13:22

Cape Cod Maritime Days
USA TODAY
... local seafood, kids' amusements, and live entertainment. Other activities include academic symposia on local maritime history, open houses at area lighthouses, walking tours, parades, nautical art exhibits, kayak excursions, and historical ...

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Southend shipwreck The London 'similar to Mary Rose' - BBC News


BBC News

Southend shipwreck The London 'similar to Mary Rose'
BBC News
The excavation of an underwater wreck could be "similar in scope" to the Mary Rose warship, archaeologists have said. Divers have recovered a series of objects from the ship called The London, which exploded off the coast of Southend in 1665. The haul ...

Pirates at Pemaquid, again - Wiscasset Newspaper

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 08:41

Pirates at Pemaquid, again
Wiscasset Newspaper
Prior to his writing career, Nelson developed a rich maritime background while serving as seaman and mate aboard several replicas of 17th and 18th century vessels. He has appeared on the History Channel and the Discovery Channel as an authority on ...

Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival to celebrate state's seafaring history ... - Dolphin

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 08:31

Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival to celebrate state's seafaring history ...
Dolphin
NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival is coming here September 11 through 13, and will feature a range of fun-filled activities for visitors of all ages on the waters of Long Island Sound and along the waterfront in one of ...

/REPEAT -- Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of ... - Canada NewsWire (press release)


/REPEAT -- Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of ...
Canada NewsWire (press release)
POINTE-AU-PÈRE, QC, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Parks Canada's Underwater Archaeology Service (UAS) is currently carrying out the second phase of its archaeological research project on the wreck of the Empress of Ireland. The first phase of this project, ...

Events and activities in Charnwood - LoughboroughEcho.net


Events and activities in Charnwood
LoughboroughEcho.net
The Friends of Grace Dieu guided walk as part of The Festival of Archaeology. Leaving The Bull's Head, Thringstone, at 3pm. Costs £3 ... Two-hour drama workshop using underwater worlds as inspiration. 11am to 1pm or 2pm to 4pm. Loughborough Queen's ...

Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact - MiamiHerald.com


Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact
MiamiHerald.com
"You just get spectacular video," said Robert Church, senior marine archaeologist for C&C Technologies Inc., of Lafayette, an underwater surveying and mapping company. C&C sent its own remotely operated vehicle down to the U-166 on Monday as part of ...

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Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact - SFGate


SFGate

Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact
SFGate
"You just get spectacular video," said Robert Church, senior marine archaeologist for C&C Technologies Inc., of Lafayette, an underwater surveying and mapping company. C&C sent its own remotely operated vehicle down to the U-166 on Monday as part of ...

HISTORY: This week in maritime history July 2014 - Lloyd's List Daily Commercial News

Maritime History articles at Google News - Wed, 07/23/2014 - 23:01

HISTORY: This week in maritime history July 2014
Lloyd's List Daily Commercial News
HISTORY: This week in maritime history July 2014. by Jim Wilson — last modified Jul 23, 2014 06:29 PM. Senate shenanigans were causing problems… no not last week but ten years ago. The Federal Senate had – it appears accidentally – voted against the ...

A Short History of Woven Boats - Mother Earth News


Mother Earth News

A Short History of Woven Boats
Mother Earth News
1) T. Watkins, International Journal of Nautical Archaeology and Underwater Exploration, 1980. T. Watkins, The excavation of an Early Bronze Age cemetery at Barns Farm, Dalgety, Fife, Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 112 (1984) p ...

Gaining perspective: Unique history lessons at Maritime Museum's War of 1812 ... - Cape Breton Post

Maritime History articles at Google News - Wed, 07/23/2014 - 08:57

Gaining perspective: Unique history lessons at Maritime Museum's War of 1812 ...
Cape Breton Post
That includes Maritime causes of the war, its impact on Nova Scotia's economy and the legacy of Black refugees. “It's the 200th anniversary of the war; it went on between 1812 and 1815,” explained Hubley, who is also the curator of history at the Nova ...

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/R E P E A T -- Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of ... - DigitalJournal.com


/R E P E A T -- Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of ...
DigitalJournal.com
POINTE-AU-PÈRE, QC, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Parks Canada's Underwater Archaeology Service (UAS) is currently carrying out the second phase of its archaeological research project on the wreck of the Empress of Ireland. The first phase of this project, ...

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/REPEAT -- Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of ... - Canada NewsWire (press release)


/REPEAT -- Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of ...
Canada NewsWire (press release)
POINTE-AU-PÈRE, QC, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Parks Canada's Underwater Archaeology Service (UAS) is currently carrying out the second phase of its archaeological research project on the wreck of the Empress of Ireland. The first phase of this project, ...

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Ancient shipwrecks, modern damage to historic sites highlighted in Lyman Allyn ... - TheDay.com


Ancient shipwrecks, modern damage to historic sites highlighted in Lyman Allyn ...
TheDay.com
New London - Discoveries of ancient shipwrecks and cautionary tales of the damage that trawlers can do to those relics are all part of a new exhibition at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, presented in collaboration with underwater explorer Robert Ballard ...

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Ancient shipwrecks, modern damage to historic sites highlighted in Lyman Allyn ... - TheDay.com


Ancient shipwrecks, modern damage to historic sites highlighted in Lyman Allyn ...
TheDay.com
New London - Discoveries of ancient shipwrecks and cautionary tales of the damage that trawlers can do to those relics are all part of a new exhibition at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, presented in collaboration with underwater explorer Robert Ballard ...

Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of Ireland ... - DigitalJournal.com


Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of Ireland ...
DigitalJournal.com
POINTE-AU-PÈRE, QC, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Parks Canada's Underwater Archaeology Service (UAS) is currently carrying out the second phase of its archaeological research project on the wreck of the Empress of Ireland. The first phase of this project, ...

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Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of Ireland ... - Canada NewsWire (press release)


Media Opportunity - Archaeological Research on the Empress of Ireland ...
Canada NewsWire (press release)
POINTE-AU-PÈRE, QC, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Parks Canada's Underwater Archaeology Service (UAS) is currently carrying out the second phase of its archaeological research project on the wreck of the Empress of Ireland. The first phase of this project, ...

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Lawmakers seek federal heritage designation for coasts to promote tourism - Peninsula Daily

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 12:39

Lawmakers seek federal heritage designation for coasts to promote tourism
Peninsula Daily
The designation, if ultimately approved by Congress, would open the door for local agencies and organizations to apply for federal grants to help coordinate marketing and tourism promotions showcasing the maritime history of the coastal areas.

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