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Colombia says it recently found the valuable San José shipwreck

President says an unnamed foreigner who “looks like Hemingway” was key to the find A U.S. company says it identified the wreck, thought to be worth billions, in 1980s This undated photo taken by Colombia’s Anthropology and History Institute (ICANH) … Continue reading

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A Shipwreck Possibly Containing $17 Billion Worth of Lost Gold Has Been Found Off Colombia, And Everyone Wants a Piece

(Bloomberg) — In 1708, the Spanish flagship San Jose was sunk by a British squadron near the port of Cartagena, in what is modern-day Colombia, taking down with it about 600 souls and a treasure that a U.S. salvage group … Continue reading

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Centuries-Old Shipwreck Discovered Off North Carolina Coast

Scanning sonar from a scientific expedition has revealed the remains of a previously unknown shipwreck more than a mile deep off the North Carolina coast. Artifacts on the wreck indicate it might date to the American Revolution. Marine scientists from … Continue reading

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