Monday, February 21, 2011

Special thanks to Hanna Steyne for sending in news items.

1. Shipwreck found at last [SS “Cambria” off Western Australia]:

2. Netherlands ANCODS collection handover at the Shipwreck Galleries–Western Australian Museum:

3. Historic underwater gear now a museum piece:

4. The whalers have been shut down!

5. The Zea Harbour Project:

6. The moment Britain became an island:

7. Visitors get access to Henry VIII’s warship “Mary Rose”:

8. Irish medieval fishing site will be ‘lost to the tide’:

9. Monograph Series available for download [Marine Environmental Protection Fund (MEPF)]:

10. A triangular trade in heritage:

11. Underwater archaeology team helps preserve N.C. maritime history:

12. Skull in underwater cave may be earliest trace of First Americans:

13. Nautical archaeologist David Switzer to share details of what happened to sunken Navy sub:

14. Atlantis found in coast of Africa [it must be that time again…]:


Dr Wendy van Duivenvoorde
Department of Maritime Archaeology | Shipwreck Galleries | Western Australian Museum