Thursday, September 21, 2006

Shipwreck discovery sets off international storm (CanWest News Service)

An American shipwreck hunter has found ''thousands of coins'' and other artifacts at a site off the coast of Nova Scotia where a War of 1812 gunboat thought to be carrying White House plunder sank in a storm on its return to Canada after the ransacking of Washington.

Full story at:
http://www.canada.com/cityguides/winnipeg/info/story.html?id=f4592d1a-4a04-4f72-b236-203d3de039bf&k=13774

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