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Photo exhibition shows HMS London excavation - Echo


Echo

Photo exhibition shows HMS London excavation
Echo
English Heritage commissioned Cotswold Archaeology and licensed divers have been carrying out underwater investigations. Southend Museums Service won a grant to curate, conserve and display finds from the wreck and to develop a local community ...

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Dates, anniversaries, days in history in April - Cincinnati.com

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Cincinnati.com

Dates, anniversaries, days in history in April
Cincinnati.com
In the Retro beat, we try to cover as many moments of historical significance as possible. However, there are milestones and anniversaries that have been reported ad nauseam. Moreover, some dates, while important, aren't necessarily pertinent to ...

Against Captain's Orders for Greenwich's maritime adventure - The Wharf

Maritime History articles at Google News - Tue, 04/07/2015 - 05:23

Against Captain's Orders for Greenwich's maritime adventure
The Wharf
Switch into shipmate mode, don a life jacket and select the finest crew before embarking on a magical journey into maritime history. The creative brains at Punchdrunk Enrichment have teamed up with Greenwich's National Maritime Museum for immersive ...

2015 Standard-Times Boys Lacross Preview: Familiar face takes over at Old ... - SouthCoastToday.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 21:13

SouthCoastToday.com

2015 Standard-Times Boys Lacross Preview: Familiar face takes over at Old ...
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OUR TAKE: After winning the Eastern Athletic Conference for the first time in the program's history last year, the Spartans hope to build on the success of winning their first tournament game of Carrig's tenure last spring. There are numerous newcomers ...

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Basilica in Lake İznik to become underwater museum - Hurriyet Daily News


Hurriyet Daily News

Basilica in Lake İznik to become underwater museum
Hurriyet Daily News
Archaeologists, historians and art historians estimate that the structure collapsed during an earthquake that occurred in the region in 740. They determined that it was built in hon-or of St. Neophytos, who was among the saints and devout Christians ...

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Writer Nathaniel Philbrick to deliver Roger Williams commencement address - The Providence Journal

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Writer Nathaniel Philbrick to deliver Roger Williams commencement address
The Providence Journal
Philbrick's non-fiction book, “In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex,” won the 2000 National Book Award for his maritime history and is the subject of a film directed by Ron Howard, scheduled for release in December. RWU will ...

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Canadian Archaeologists Prepare to Dive on HMS Erebus - Archaeology


Archaeology

Canadian Archaeologists Prepare to Dive on HMS Erebus
Archaeology
NUNAVUT, CANADA—Parks Canada underwater archaeologists and Royal Canadian Navy divers will begin to map the wreckage of the HMS Erebus later this week, while ice cover protects the site from wave action. “Without the waves stirring up the seas, ...

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Canadian Archaeologists Prepare to Dive on HMS Erebus - Archaeology


Archaeology

Canadian Archaeologists Prepare to Dive on HMS Erebus
Archaeology
NUNAVUT, CANADA—Parks Canada underwater archaeologists and Royal Canadian Navy divers will begin to map the wreckage of the HMS Erebus later this week, while ice cover protects the site from wave action. “Without the waves stirring up the seas, ...

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Modern explorer seeks sun, sand and Atlantis - Fort Worth Star Telegram


Fort Worth Star Telegram

Modern explorer seeks sun, sand and Atlantis
Fort Worth Star Telegram
Contrary to what you may remember from reading comic books, the original Atlantis wasn't a technologically advanced underwater city populated by Aquaman and mermaids. ... That marshy delta, with its winding, twisting landmasses and estuaries, turns out ...

Maritime strength key to becoming global economic power: PM - Moneycontrol.com

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Moneycontrol.com

Maritime strength key to becoming global economic power: PM
Moneycontrol.com
India has usually not been a history-conscious society, and therefore, many great accomplishments of the past have remained anonymous, Modi said, adding in today's age of patents and IPRs, it was vital for India to be conscious of its history and culture.
PM Modi lays importance on nation's maritime strengthBusiness Standard

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PM Modi lays importance on nation's maritime strength - Zee News

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PM Modi lays importance on nation's maritime strength
Zee News
Prime Minister Modi complimented all those involved with the preparation of the book and said such efforts are an essential part of every culture which is conscious of its history. He said India has usually not been a history-conscious society, and ...
Modi launches book on "Pre-Modern Kutchi Navigation Techniques and Voyages"NetIndian
PM launches book on 'Pre-Modern Kutchi Navigation Techniques and Voyages'India Education Diary

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PM Modi lays importance on nation's maritime strength - Business Standard

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PM Modi lays importance on nation's maritime strength
Business Standard
Prime Minister Modi complimented all those involved with the preparation of the book and said such efforts are an essential part of every culture which is conscious of its history. He said India has usually not been a history-conscious society, and ...
Modi launches book on "Pre-Modern Kutchi Navigation Techniques and Voyages"NetIndian
PM launches book on 'Pre-Modern Kutchi Navigation Techniques and Voyages'India Education Diary

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Shark Tooth Fairy moves dive operations offshore to avoid state reporting laws - Hilton Head Island Packet


Hilton Head Island Packet

Shark Tooth Fairy moves dive operations offshore to avoid state reporting laws
Hilton Head Island Packet
The S.C. Underwater Antiquities Act outlines laws for recovering submerged artifacts. The law defines ... Cicimurri reviews the quarterly reports that are required for hobby diver permits issued by the S.C. Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology. He ...

World Trade ship from 1700s coming to State Museum - Albany Times Union

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Albany Times Union

World Trade ship from 1700s coming to State Museum
Albany Times Union
Bringing the vessel to Albany makes sense in a historical context, according to Allynne Lang, curator at the Hudson River Maritime Museum in Kingston. "Sloops in that era were the main form of transportation of cargo and passengers between New York ...

A New York Walking Tour Full of Lies - Wall Street Journal

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 04/05/2015 - 20:20

Wall Street Journal

A New York Walking Tour Full of Lies
Wall Street Journal
When Jeremy Ellison-Gladstone gives walking tours in Manhattan, he said it isn't uncommon for passersby to stop and correct his facts. But he is OK with that, since his job is to deliberately embellish—and often downright ignore—the truth. On a ...

Celebrating <b>Maritime History</b> in Sag Harbor | The Sag Harbor Express

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:50
The Joseph Labrozzi, Jr. men's whaleboat team capsizes while racing to the finish line against the John K. Ott team during HarborFest 2013. Photo by Michael Heller. By Stephen J. Kotz and Mara Certic. With the passage of ...

14 Days events, edition of Sept. 4 | Events - Shore News Today

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 00:00
Junior keepers enjoy a nighttime climb for spectacular views of Atlantic City, construct their own lighthouse with craft materials, learn how to use a compass, and learn maritime history through multimedia instruction on select ...

members of congress fight for recognition of wa <b>maritime history</b>

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 18:08
The 13 mile stretch of coast would not be subject to the same regulations as a wilderness or wetland, but would hopefully attract those curious about maritime history. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, and Rep. Denny Heck ...
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