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Forgotten history rediscovered

University researcher uncovers lost tale.

12 February 2013Research

Lost tale of a forgotten shipwreck discovered

Lost tale of a forgotten shipwreck discovered.

2 August 2011Research

Shipwreck project heads south

A University of St Andrews-based project which uses high resolution sonar systems to investigate shipwrecks will head south for an Open Day later this month.

21 March 2006Research

Flagship role for maritime historian

* Pic caption - Dr Prescott with the salvaged anchor of HMS Beagle *

1 March 2006Research

How Scotland did its duty

Three generations directly descended from a Scots Trafalgar hero will visit an exhibition today (Friday 28th October 2005) dedicated to the Scottish contribution to the Battle of Trafalgar and the Napoleonic Wars.

27 October 2005University news

From warship to watermill

*Pic caption - The USS Chesapeake*

18 November 2004Research

The beagle has landed?

CAPTION: DR ROBERT PRESCOTT WITH THE SALVAGED ANCHOR CREDIT: BBC

27 February 2004University news

The last days of Darwin’s Beagle

CAPTION: HMS BEAGLE COPYRIGHT: Dr John van Wyhe

29 May 2003Research

‘Important’ find salvaged from 17th cent shipwreck

PHOTO CAPTION: Raising the gun with air bags. CREDIT: Dr Colin Martin.

10 January 2003Research

Marine divers’ recovery of 18th century warship

St Andrews marine archaeologists have played a key role in the excavation of an 18th century warship.

24 October 2002Research