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New treasures of the Spanish galleon 366 years after the sinking

New treasures of the Spanish galleon 366 years after the sinking

GM4PRO
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In 1656, the Spanish ship Nuestra Señora de las Maravillas (Our Lady of Wonders) was wrecked on the west side of Little Bahama Bank about 70 km off the coast. It was literally stuffed with treasure, which is why it was repeatedly plundered by various societies and wild expeditions over the following centuries. When another expedition went to the site recently, few imagined there was anything left on the seabed...
USS Nevada

USS Nevada

Viky
1992 0
About 120 kilometres southwest of Pearl Harbor, underwater archaeologists have discovered the wreck of the legendary USS Nevada. It served in the US Navy for 35 years, eventually sinking after nuclear testing.
7 May 1765 HMS Victory was launched 7. 5. 1765

7 May 1765 HMS Victory was launched

Viky
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An incredible 255 HMS Victory are in the service of the British Navy. She took part in both the Battle of Trafgar and the Battle of Cape St Vincent. She was launched on May 7, 1765.
29.3 1941 Battle of Matapan 29. 3. 1941

29.3 1941 Battle of Matapan

Viky
1885 1
The greatest naval battle of the Second World War in the Mediterranean Sea is considered to be the Battle of Matapan. The British used an intelligence advantage to "scatter" the Italian fleet. The fighting lasted three days, ending on 29 March 1941.

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