sunken treasure

  1. Treasure from Empress of Ireland

    Hi All: Does anyone know an expert in the sunken treasure from the Empress of Ireland. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you hgrant
  2. Empress of Ireland Sunken Treasure

    Hi All: I am new to treasure Does anyone know of someone that is an expert on the sunken treasure from the Empress of Ireland? Any help would be great. Thank you hgrant
  3. Does Anyone Know - Where's the Famous Silver Bar?

    Ahoy! Does anyone know the present location of the famous "Thompson-Lightbourn" 70 lbs. silver bar once on display in Nassau? Found off Gorda Cay in the 1950's, for many years it was open to public view at The Development Board. I understand The Development Board is no longer in business...
  4. Possible 17/18th century treasure chest found on my honeymoon in the Caribbean

    Turned out to be a tool box with ropes a belt sander and a bunch of nuts and bolts :(
  5. Some Romantic Expeditions After Buried Treasure in the South Seas - 1904

    By Hanna Astrup Larsen UNCHARTED Islands of the sea, hiding mysterious buried treasures, are a favorite theme of novelists, but one scarcely expects to meet them in real life. They seem rather to be designed by a considerate Providence for rewarding the hero in the last chapter and enabling him...
  6. Flor de la Mar Treasure Wreck - Up to $2.6 Billion !

    Here's a nice summary of the Flor de la Mar sunken treasure story. Of course it quotes Sir Robert - he's been writing and talking about this one for many years. Somewhere around here I have an old Argosy with his story about it. The $2.6 Billion Treasure Still Lost at The Bottom of the...
  7. Pirate Hunters by Robert Kurson - First-rate!!!

    Pirate Hunters; Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship by Robert Kurson (New York: 2015). If this book isn’t on your Christmas Wish List it ought to be. It is outstanding! The author of the fascinating Shadow Divers has done it again with a first-rate story about the...
  8. Help!! Robert Marx, Port Royal, 8 Reale, COA!! Real(e) or fake?

    Ok, so I'm new here, (and very excited to join the community,) and was hoping for someone with experience on this subject this to share their opinion. I just won a really, really awesome piece of eight supposedly recovered from Port Royal by Robert Marx, and I have a few concerns. Before buying...
  9. looking for M/D buddy

    Hello anyone. I live in carterect county. I am searching for another person to hunt with. I ve done my research and know of a few places with some potential.:treasurechest:
  10. The Wreck of the Vansittart - 1789

    I am always particularly interested in sunken treasure stories that are new - the stories that are more than just re-hashes and repeats of the tired sea yarns. Some years ago while reading Capt. William Bligh's book I came across: Friday 9. [1789] This day anchored in the road the General...
  11. A Genuine Treasure Chart - Sir William Phips Concepcion

    A Genuine Treasure Chart - Sir William Phips' Concepcion Who says there are no genuine treasure maps? A Map of Terra Firma Guiana and the Antilles Islands by Herman Moll (London: 1745) Good luck to all, ~The Old Bookaroo
  12. HEADLINE: "Ship with 700 Tons of Gold Ore Disappears off Russia"

    :skullflag:Posted: Oct 30, 2012 8:57 AM EDT Updated: Oct 30, 2012 8:57 AM EDT By Associated Press MOSCOW – A vessel with a nine-person crew and 700 tons of gold ore onboard has disappeared in stormy seas off Russia's Pacific Coast. The ship sent a distress call on Sunday as it was sailing...