Wednesday, March 02, 2011

17th Century French Coins Among Treasure Found on 400 Year Old Shipwreck

"It's a Louis the XIII French coin and Louis the XIII was in reign in France between 1610 and 1643."

COROLLA, NC (WAVY) - It is the oldest shipwreck ever found on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, and many experts think it may be the oldest ever found on the entire Atlantic Coast.

"Frankly it engulfs me sometimes," treasurer hunter Ray Midgett told . . .

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