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Offline conan

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Re: 18th Century Dutch Ship Rooswijk And Crew Found Off Ramsgate
« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2017, 11:24:41 »
Unfortunately my ad blocker precludes me reading articles in the Telegraph.But there's more information about the ship here

https://historicengland.org.uk/get-involved/visit/rooswijk-shipwreck-excavation/
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18th Century Dutch Ship Rooswijk And Crew Found Off Ramsgate
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2017, 02:45:31 »
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2017/08/17/lost-crew-18th-century-dutch-treasure-ship-found-coast-kent/

They're also trying to sample the DNA from the bones to see whether there are any descendents around today...

 

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