Saturday, April 30, 2011

Divers Unearth Treasure from Oldest Shipwreck

Silver coins and jade figurines from 1500s discovered
A chance encounter with a fisherman has led one team of treasure hunters to discover what they believe is the oldest shipwreck in the Caribbean.
And after only diving the site - located off the Dominican Republic coast - a handful of times, the team at Deep Blue Marine has unearthed some serious treasure.

At the last count Captain Billy Rawson and his crew had uncovered 700 silver coins that could be worth millions, jade figurines and even a . . .

Full story at: The Daily Mail

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