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1715 Spanish treasure ship

Carl J. Clausen

1715 Spanish treasure ship

by Carl J. Clausen

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Published by University of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Florida.
    • Subjects:
    • Treasure-trove -- Florida.,
    • Shipwrecks -- Florida.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Carl J. Clausen.
      SeriesContributions of the Florida State Museum: social sciences,, no. 12
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF313 .C5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination30 p.
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL222914M
      LC Control Numbera 65007679
      OCLC/WorldCa1720219

      The English sank another Spanish treasure ship in , capturing another, and in another one of Philip’s ship was destroyed by a hurricane off the coast of Cuba. The War of Succession came to a close in by a series of treaties known as the Peace of Utrecht [4].   Lot Unique set of newspapers with accounts on the sinking and salvage of the Spanish Treasure Fleet, consisting of four issues of Author: Daniel Frank Sedwick.

      The Spanish Treasure Fleet - th Anniversary. 1, likes 9 talking about this. This year marks the th anniversary of the Treasure Fleet - the Followers: K. In and again in , Spain's treasure fleets were devastated by hurricanes off the coast of Florida. Although the Spanish managed to recover some treasure, much more remained on the ocean floor. The sunken ships lay forgotten for more than years until modern treasure hunters discovered several of them.

        Fleet-Queens Jewels is a group of Florida-based shipwreck salvagers who have focused their attention since on the exploration and recovery of the famous Spanish treasure fleets : Numismatic Guaranty Corporation. In , a Spanish treasure fleet sank in a hurricane off the east coast of Florida. This is the paramount book on the discovery of these ships. The wrecks were uncovered in the early s and salvaged by treasure hunters using standards and technology of that time period.


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1715 Spanish treasure ship by Carl J. Clausen Download PDF EPUB FB2

On Ja Spanish treasure fleet sailed from Havana, carrying a cargo of 14 million pesos in gold, silver and jewels. In the Florida Straits, near present-day Cape Canaveral, the fleet ran into a hurricane, with the disastrous loss of ten ships and lives.

Little was salvaged at /5(18). Gold, galleons, and archaeology: A history of the Spanish plate fleet and the true story of the great Florida treasure find [Burgess, Robert Forrest, Carl J. Clausen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Gold, galleons, and archaeology: A history of the Spanish plate fleet and the true story of the great Florida treasure find/5(5).

Get this from a library. A Spanish treasure ship. [Carl J Clausen]. Metal Detecting Florida's East Coast Treasure Wrecks Rev: H - Complete Update on Janu Rev: J - Updated with Florida Beach Views & Protect Turtles Statement J Rev: K - Treasure Article Links Added in the Appendix J Rev: L - More than $1M in gold discovered off Fort Pierce from treasure fleet.

A hurricane strikes the east coast of Florida, sinking 10 Spanish treasure ships and killing nearly 1, people, on this day in All of. The fabled Spanish Treasure Fleet has been the subject of two major Hollywood motion pictures and recent television docu-dramas.

The films, The Deep, and Fool’s Gold, portray romanticized versions of the discovery of the vast treasures of the lost Spanish Treasure Fleet. Discovery Channel's Cooper's Treasure and Travel Channel’s.

This is a story of lost treasure that harkens back to my childhood. The lost Spanish treasure fleet of The most amazing thing about this treasure fleet is that about half of the ships are still missing.

But, I am getting ahead of myself. Two treasure hunters discovered $6, worth of silver coins on a southern Florida beach that came from the wreckage of a fleet of Spanish ships that sunk there in Jonah Martinez, a year. Treasure hunters found coins worth $m, the most valuable find from the shipwreck site in recent decades.

Photograph: Fleet - Queens Jewels LLC/Reuters. Fleet, east coast of Florida. The Spanish Fleet disaster was probably the greatest to befall any of the Spanish treasure fleets in terms of casualties and money, with reports of a loss of 14 million pesos (plus an equal or greater amount in.

On Ja Spanish treasure fleet sailed from Havana, carrying a cargo of 14 million pesos in gold, silver and jewels. In the Florida Straits, near present-day Cape Canaveral, the fleet ran into a hurricane, with the disastrous loss of ten ships and lives.

The objective, after all, was to get the treasure home. This could mean that the San Miguel is actually one of the richest treasure ships yet to be found.

Ships of the Spanish (Plate) Treasure Fleet that have never been found: Nueva Espana Fleet – General Juan de Ubilla – The Maria Galante – Frigatilla / Frigate. Description: This excellent book tells the story of the sinking and salvage of the Spanish fleet, which sank in a hurricane off Vero Beach, Florida and spilled millions of dollars in gold, silver and jewels just offshore.

Clausen, Carl J. A Spanish Treasure Ship Category: Sunken Treasure Keywords: Fleet. A family of underwater treasure scavengers have once again struck gold off the coast of Florida, recovering more than $1million in precious artifacts from the wreckage of a Spanish fleet that.

The Spanish Treasure Fleet - th Anniversary September 9, As another hurricane barrels down on the Sunshine State, I think about how much the world has changed since the Treasure Fleet met its fate in similar grave circumstances over years ago.

The Spanish treasure fleet, or West Indies Fleet from Spanish Flota de Indias, also called silver fleet or plate fleet (from the Spanish plata meaning "silver"), was a convoy system of sea routes organized by the Spanish Empire from towhich linked Spain with its territories in the Americas across the convoys were general purpose cargo fleets used for.

The motion pictures The Deep and Fool’s Gold portray “Hollywood-style” versions of the Spanish Treasure Fleet, but these legendary coins are the real thing. As seen on the Discovery Channel's Cooper's Treasure and Travel Channel's Expedition Unknown with Josh Gates. The timing of Fleet’s announcement coincides with the th anniversary of the Spanish treasure fleet’s shipwrecks off the coast of Florida.

That wreck has been the subject of. Fleet and its Coins: Book: Shipwrecks and Their Coins: Volume 3 - Spanish Treasure Fleet Author: Ernie Richards Pages: 48 Size: 8 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches Thickness: 1/8 inch Cover: Soft.

Details the assembly and loss of the Spanish treasure fleet followed by a thorough description of its coins. Sep 8, - Wreaked silver plate fleet off the Florida coast in See more ideas about Fleet, Spanish, Coast pins.

Treasures of the Spanish Treasure Fleet. 1, likes talking about this. This page is for sharing information and photos from the fleet it will tell a story of exploration and the.from the HMS Royal George, sunk in off Spithead, England. (Click image to enlarge) #N#Tiny book made from wood from Royal George () published in (first edition, pp).

39 grams, /2" x 2" x 1/2". Multi-level antique as printed in (with several small engravings of the ship and salvage efforts) but with covers made from. That war almost bankrupted the Spanish crown, and the treasure in the holds of the ship fleet was needed to help restore the crown to its glory.

The Fleet was struck by a fierce hurricane off the coast of what is today Vero Beach, Florida and .