This great article outlines the mystery of the Mary Celeste … a vessel from Atlantica that was found abandoned on its way to Italy. There are many theories. What do you think happened? *********************** On the same date, 143 years … Continue reading MYSTERY: 146 years ago this month. the Ghost Ship Mary Celeste was found empty and adrift at sea. What happened?
The Tragic Fate of the HMS Bounty and its Replica The Story The original HMS Bounty was built in 1784 and purchased by the British Navy in 1787. Her story is long and stormy filled with conflict, mutiny and more. … Continue reading SHIPWRECKS: The Tragic Fate of the HMS Bounty and its 1960 Replica
There’s a Fundy story about a fisherman visiting his old boat at the wharf. It is sunk … totally sunk. “Funny.” he says, “I can’t figure it out. It never did that before.” Some folks (mostly mainlanders) don’t get it and … Continue reading SHIPWRECKS: SS Arrow leaks oil in Chedabucto Bay – Strange it never did that before!
Jerry Lockett’s fabulous video tells the full story about the mystery ship Mary Celeste. Mary Celeste: Nova Scotia’s Mystery Ship from Jerry Lockett on Vimeo. Continue reading MYSTERIES: Mary Celeste – Nova Scotia’s Mystery Ship – The Video
The remarkable story of the discovery of the Whydah and its treasures. Barry Clifford found Whydah’s wreck in 1984, relying heavily on Southack’s 1717 map of the wreck site – a modern-day, true-to-life “pirate treasure map” leading to what was at … Continue reading TREASURE: The Wreck of the Pirate Ship Whydah
More about the Mary Celeste Some artwork, passengers and crew, Arthur Conan Doyle who wrote the first article and an interesting newspaper article. [ngg src=”galleries” ids=”5″ display=”basic_imagebrowser”] See original post here: http://archiveatlantic.com/2018/12/21/mystery-146-years-ago-this-month-the-ghost-ship-mary-celeste-was-found-empty-and-adrift-at-sea-what-happened/ Source: thehindu.com Source: Curious to know and see: … Continue reading MYSTERIES: More on the ghost ship Mary Celeste
The Wreck of the HMS Plumper, Bay of Fundy The following flipbook outlines basic information about this subject. Enlarge it to full screen to get the full benefit of the presentation. Then download it free and print it for your … Continue reading SHIPWRECKS: The Missing Treasure at Plumper Hole, Bay of Fundy