Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Hunt for Nazi Torpedoed Ship’s $260 Million Treasure of Silver Bullion
The Tampa, Florida-based company was awarded a contract by the U.K. government last year that would allow it to keep about 80 percent of the bullion treasure of the S.S. Gairsoppa, a cargo steamer sunk by a German U-boat off the Irish coast. There’s an estimated 4 million to 7 million ounces at the shipwreck site, according to . . .
Full story at: Bloomberg News