Tag: shipwreck

Amazing Ancient Roman Shipwreck discovered in Kefalonia 1

Amazing Ancient Roman Shipwreck discovered in Kefalonia

An Ancient Roman shipwreck that dates between 1 BC and AD 1 has been discovered on the Greek island of Kefalonia, with a cargo of around 6,000 well-preserved pots used for transporting…

Five ancient shipwrecks discovered off the island of Kasos 3

Five ancient shipwrecks discovered off the island of Kasos

Greece’s Culture Ministry has announced that five shipwrecks from ancient and medieval times and large sections of their cargoes have been discovered off the island of Kasos. The small Aegean isle lies…

Shipwreck found from time of Alexander the Great 9

Shipwreck found from time of Alexander the Great

Archaeologists have used drones and an old cold war spy boat to identify three shipwrecks on the Mediterranean seabed. One contains artefacts dating back over 2000 years, hinting at a vast network…

Another discovery dive into the Antikythera shipwreck 13

Another discovery dive into the Antikythera shipwreck

The head of the Hellenic Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities Dr. Angeliki Simosi announced the second phase of the underwater excavation of the 1st century B.C. Antikythera shipwreck which will commence tomorrow, Thursday…