TITLE

TOBIAS ENGE SHIPWRECK

AUTHOR(S)
LYAGUSHKIN, VIKTOR
PUB. DATE
May 2015
SOURCE
Scuba Diving;May2015, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Image
ABSTRACT
A photograph of underwater archaeologists exploring the cape of Gogland island near the Baltic Sea and identifying a shipwreck as the Russian Navy galiot Tobias Enge that crashed in 1771 is presented.
ACCESSION #
109969931

 

Related Articles

  • The Conservation of Glass Ingots from the Bronze Age Uluburun Shipwreck. Anastassiades, Amandina; Ellis, Lisa // Studies in Conservation;2008, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p225 

    Various desalination, drying, consolidation and reconstruction strategies have been employed in the conservation of an unparalleled collection of Bronze Age glass ingots found on the Uluburun shipwreck, excavated by the Institute of Nautical Archaeology (INA) between 1984 and 1994. Presented...

  • UNPRECEDENTED TREASURE FIND OFF CORNWALL.  // Geographical (Geographical Magazine Ltd.);Aug2007, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p8 

    The article offers information on a shipwreck treasure discovered by Odyssey Marine Exploration (OME). A total 500,000 gold and silver coins were discovered in a wreck at an undisclosed site off the southwestern tip of Cornwall, England. The company used remotely operated vehicles to recover the...

  • New Techniques of Archaeology and Greek Shipwrecks of the Sixth and Fifth Centuries BC. Bass, George F. // Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society;Mar2006, Vol. 150 Issue 1, p1 

    The article focuses on techniques and technical advances that diving archaeologists can use to explore Greek shipwrecks of the sixth and fifth centuries B.C. Phil Nuyten of Nuytco Research Ltd. is developing a one-atmosphere diving suit that would allow archaeologists to work for hours at a...

  • American Archaeologists in Cypriot Waters: One Nation's Contributions to the Underwater Exploration of Cyprus' Past. Leonard, John R. // Near Eastern Archaeology;Mar/Jun2008, Vol. 71 Issue 1/2, p130 

    The article discusses American contributions to the underwater exploration and marine archaeology around the island of Cyprus. The author states that this research has uncovered ancient shipwrecks, evidence for seaborne trade, and a network of coastal economic resources which established Cyprus...

  • Zeroing in on the Capitana and the Santiago. Parrent, James; Tolson, Hawk; Willoughby, Paul; Ryter, Derek; Franklin, Marianne // Archaeology;Jan/Feb91, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p53 

    Describes the efforts of the Columbus Caravels Archaeological Project to find two ships beached by the explorer Christopher Columbus on his last voyage to the New World. Investigation of hull remains and naval architectural plans for the caravels used by Columbus; Use of remote-sensing devices...

  • Undersea plan leaves wrecks to rest in peace. Schiermeier, Quirin // Nature;1/31/2002, Vol. 415 Issue 6871, p460 

    Focuses on the planning approach for the study and conservation of shipwrecks to be conducted by the Northern Europe archaeologists. Selection of shipwrecks for study; Inclusion of a project research on the process of degradation and on the problem of a shipworm; Exploration of various...

  • UNDERWATER ARCHAEOLOGISTS AT WORK. Martin, Colin // Calliope;May2000, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p10 

    Reports on the work of underwater archaeologists in studying shipwrecks to obtain historical data. Use of survey grids for mapping sites; Information that can be gathered from objects and items recovered from wrecks; Conservation processes for objects recovered; Description of an object...

  • First International Harbor Conference in Israel Welcomes Nautical Archaeologists.  // Archaeology;Nov/Dec83, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p79 

    Reports on the first International Harbor Conference for nautical archaeologists in Israel. Topics of discussion; Participants and guest speakers.

  • The Million Piece Glass Puzzle. Bass, George F. // Archaeology;Jul/Aug84, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p42 

    Highlights the work of nautical archaeologists. Skills and training required; Tasks and responsibilities; Background on the nautical archaeology curriculum offered at Texas A&M University.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics