Yes....my machines have all earned there keep. A few gold rings from the shallow water and im good !! I have been lucky to get the treasure fleet coins that have high values. God bless those spanish galleons !!
Very tough week...thank God for a wonderful job I love. Had to send the family away for a few days, so we could clean up in my neighbor bobs house. It has been tough dealing with his death, and I have been prone to brief fits of tears. So tough to see his home silent. Horrible time moving the...
getting into the large range on these snappers !! Another jumbo mutton snapper !! Caught on the mouse trap rig, on 6 arm lengths of #60 fluorocarbon leader to #6 wire with 9174 4/0 J hooks !!
Gosh darn tank on the line !!
Roger....you should see the serpentine cuban ballast stones.....some of the ones I've gotten could be sold as mineral specimens. They are considered semi precious and polish to perfection. I got a 70 pound chunk at the marina in long Island bahamas....found it last yeR in the shallows !!
Sorry didn't mean to confuse.....no ships from the 1715 fleet wrecked in the keys. They all wrecked on the treasurecoast of mainland Florida. There was another fleet in 1733 that sunk in the keys....to separate fleets and events !!
Thanks everyone for the well wishes....well get through it....ya just get ta know your neighbors on an island whether ya want to or not....before long there your friends !! Really didn't think it would be this emotional for me.
Keep in mind the finds were months before the video was put out....I had herd of this find when I was in vero back in October......7 escudos at the base of a staircase....I may have related that to shpillips when I was there ?? I may have even written about it here
Was having a good day...getting ready for bahamas, and beautiful weather.....and then I see swarms of police in my driveway !! I pull up with a huge lump in my throat paralyzed with fear for my family....unfortunately my neighbor, friend, fellow fishing guide, and awsome all around...