TITLE

Navy Research Sub Narrows Search for John Paul Jones' Lost Frigate

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Military History;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the participation of the U.S. Navy in locating the wreck of John Paul Jones' flagship USS Bonhomme Richard along the Yorkshire coast of England. The team managed to pinpoint four wooden shipwrecks, one of which may be Bonhomme Richard. Ocean Technology will return to the sites with remotely operated vehicles to collect artifacts and attempt a positive identification. The company is also seeking help from the French government.
ACCESSION #
34183548

 

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