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Treasure Found on 'US Ship of Gold'


Offbeat  (tags: Ship, SS Central America, exploration, discovery, Treasure, USA )


- 1750 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The SS Central America sank to a depth of 2.2km (1.3 miles) in 1857 during a heavy storm while sailing from Panama to New York , A US deep-ocean exploration firm has recovered nearly 1,000 ounces of gold, worth $1.3m (£800,000),



   

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Past Member (0)
Tuesday May 6, 2014, 9:00 am
Now that's a find!
 

Teresa B (43)
Tuesday May 6, 2014, 2:46 pm
Great article. I wonder if the authorities will ever find Mr. Thompson, the man who first discovered this treasure.
 

MmAway M (519)
Wednesday May 7, 2014, 1:31 am
Thank you Ray for posting this, but I need to know....Am I an Heir????
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Thursday May 8, 2014, 4:26 am
Noted
 
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