Tuesday, July 05, 2011

Rare Spanish Colonial Gold and Silver Coins Found in Florida Shipwreck

A team of Florida "treasure finders" said they found more than 50 Spanish colonial coins in the wreckage of a 17th century ship.

The Jupiter-based crew of the Seahunter said they found the coins in the wreckage of a 350-year-old ship that sank off the Jupiter Inlet, WPTV, West Palm Beach, Fla., reported Wednesday.

Scott Thomson, captain of the Seahunter, said the ship is the . . .

Full story at: UPI.com

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