Monday, August 1, 2011

Special thanks to Victor Mastone, Susan Langley, Rhonda Steel, Hanna Steyne, and Ole Varmer  for sending in news items.

1. Gold rush ship yields its treasures:

2. Gold on the wreck of the Royal Charter travelling Melbourne – UK:

3. The lost fleet of Kublai Khan (interview with Mark Staniforth):

4. Marine archaeology [interview with Mark Staniforth]:
5. Bones found on Quebec coastline could be from shipwreck:

6. China sends ‘dragon’ to the depth of the sea:

7. The great teddy bear shipwreck mystery:

8. Cod stick to their own shipwreck:

9. New stamps show Jersey shipwrecks:

10. Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum’S New Webpage, Just for Kids!

11. £97m “Titanic” Belfast attraction takes shape:

12. 2011 Fieldschool [Hedvig Sophia], Germany [Maritime Archaeology Programme at the University of Southern Denmark]:

13. Is this Captain Henry Morgan’s ship hull?

14. Historic gunboat to be moved this week:

15. Archaeologists give tentative name to shipwreck:

16. Dr Joe Flatman: Conserving Marine Cultural Heritage:

17. Isle of Wight’s sunken World War II tanks studied:

18. Deep Sea Detectives” at the Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport:

19. It’s big, it’s blue and it’s right here on our doorstep:

20. Odyssey’s Gairsoppa Shipwreck Project Underway [commercial salvage]:

Wendy van Duivenvoorde, PhD
Lecturer in Maritime Archaeology
Department of Archaeology | Flinders University