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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

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

From ship to shore

The extraordinary role of a Hampshire water mill in preserving evidence about the construction of a late 18th century American warship has been revealed by a Univeristy of St Andrews maritime archaeologist.

11 September 2002Research

17th century Fife & Europe – trade links revealed

CAPTION: A maritime sketch drawn by Alexander Gillespie - the cross illustrates a windmill on the skyline at Brill, Netherlands. CREDIT: University of St Andrews Library

18 August 2002Research

Tay search begins

The search for a fleet of Cromwellian ships which sank at the mouth of the River Tay in 1651 begins today (Wednesday 3 July 2002).

2 July 2002Research

Diving for the Armada

Pic caption - One of the items discovered, this ewer is decorated with female satyrs - a likely centrepiece for the dining table.

17 January 2002Research