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Three 16th Century English Cannons and the Remains of a Galley Discovered During Cleanup on a Spanish Beach - Ancient Origins


Ancient Origins

Three 16th Century English Cannons and the Remains of a Galley Discovered During Cleanup on a Spanish Beach
Ancient Origins
The Underwater Archaeology Center has recommended that these three pieces remain "in situ" and are not extracted, since the deterioration of the cannons would be much greater if they are exposed to air, which would accelerate the oxidation process.

Things to Do in Connecticut, April 23 Through May 1 - New York Times

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 17:44

New York Times

Things to Do in Connecticut, April 23 Through May 1
New York Times
COS COB “Close to the Wind: Our Maritime History,” exhibition on Greenwich history. Through Sept. 4. $8 and $10; members and children under 6, free. Wednesdays through Sundays, noon to 4 p.m. Greenwich Historical Society, 39 Strickland Road.

Postal Stamp Celebrates Maritime History - MarineLink

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 17:21

MarineLink

Postal Stamp Celebrates Maritime History
MarineLink
Located near the Fisherman's Wharf neighborhood, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park offers the sights, sounds, smells and stories of Pacific Coast maritime history through five National Historic Landmark vessels berthed there.

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World War II Shows Why We Need the Merchant Marine - TIME

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 14:01

TIME

World War II Shows Why We Need the Merchant Marine
TIME
And that history might be worth considering at some point in the debate over what is to become of the Merchant Marine in the 21st century. William Geroux is the author of The Mathews Men: Seven Brothers and the War Against Hitler's U-boats, published ...

The Secret History of Tiger Woods - ESPN

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 08:06

ESPN

The Secret History of Tiger Woods
ESPN
On the main deck of the big boat, there's a basket of sunscreen, a pile of rolled towels and a white orchid. The marina around them couldn't be more private, without a coffee shop or store, not even showing up on the navigational charts in some ...

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Sherman Library and Gardens: Finding L.A. History in Newport Beach - KCET

Maritime History articles at Google News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 22:48

Sherman Library and Gardens: Finding L.A. History in Newport Beach
KCET
With over 120 years of family history in Los Angeles, Victoria Bernal is a chronicler who follows in her mother's footsteps documenting Southern California's past. In 2009, she and her mother started the hugely popular @lahistory Twitter feed, which ...

Margaret Spellings' campus tour takes in technology at NCSU - News & Observer

Maritime History articles at Google News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:05

News & Observer

Margaret Spellings' campus tour takes in technology at NCSU
News & Observer
Spellings got a taste of a digital history project that recreated a speech by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., and she saw a naval simulation lab where future officers learn navigational skills. She said her tour has affirmed the level of talent on the ...

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Lycoming College, Muncy Historical Society, Northcentral Chapter 8 unite to offer one-of-a-kind archaeology ... - Lycoming College


Lycoming College

Lycoming College, Muncy Historical Society, Northcentral Chapter 8 unite to offer one-of-a-kind archaeology ...
Lycoming College
LycoArch_1: While in Florida at the St. Augustine Lighthouse Archaeological Maritime Program during Spring Break, Lycoming College underwater archaeology students, from left, Ben Conrad, Darrin Coleman and Richard Matel-Galatis record artifacts in situ.

GulfQuest's inaugural Summer Day Camp Program - WPMI Local 15 News


WPMI Local 15 News

GulfQuest's inaugural Summer Day Camp Program
WPMI Local 15 News
"From making a net and learning how to cast it to becoming shipwreck detectives studying underwater archaeology - there is something for every camper," said GulfQuest's Education Director Ilka Porter. "We will have special guest speakers like story ...

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 ...

<b>Maritime</b> Archaeology Conservator | Underwater Archaeology and <b>...</b>

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Wed, 03/09/2016 - 12:06
This includes all aspects of treating and processing mainly waterlogged material culture recovered from shipwrecks and other maritime sites. Provide administrative ... Underwater Archaeology and Maritime History jobs ...

<b>Maritime History</b> | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Tue, 03/01/2016 - 18:00
Greece: A world of Destinations. Thousands of lands and Islands Secrets! Source: Visit Greece.

RMS Lancastria: Worst <b>maritime</b> disaster in British <b>history</b> hushed up <b>...</b>

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Mon, 02/29/2016 - 17:58
THE SINKING OF THE CUNARD LINER SS LANCASTRIA OFF ST NAZAIRE Sinking of the RMS Lancastria is the worst maritime disaster in British history - 75 year.

Discovering the source of marble used in Roman <b>...</b> - Past Horizons

The area which is now the Underwater Archaeological Park of Baia, just outside of Naples (Italy), was an important Roman bath city between the 1st century BC and the 3rd century AD where emperors such as Augustus and ...

The <b>Archaeology</b> News Network: Ancient shipwreck unlocks secrets <b>...</b>

The find was the most significant ever maritime archaeological discovery in China -- a fully laden merchant ship that sank at the heart of the ancient Maritime Silk Road about eight centuries ago. "We had to retrieve the wreck ...
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