Historical Archaeology of the Santa Rosa Island Wreck

Hunter III, James William

Category: Archaeology
Keywords: Santa Rosa Island wreck
Comments: Master’s Degree Thesis including original approval signatures; includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.75” x 11”
Pages: 236
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the author, University of West Florida  (2001) in hardback (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This master’s thesis relates of the excavation of an early 18th century Spanish supply ship near Pensacola, Florid and explores the role of ships as essential lifelines for commerce, trade, and defense during the first 65 years of permanent Spanish settlement in the Pensacola area.  Many artifacts are pictured.

La Trinidad Valencera

Atherton, Dave

Category: Archaeology
Keywords: La Trinidad Valencera, Spanish Armada
Comments: Include a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8” x 10.25”
Pages: 128
Editions: The first edition was published by Great Sea, Derry, Ireland, in 2013, in hardback with    pictorial boards (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This book relates the history, discovery and excavation of the Spanish Armada vessel,    “La Trinidad Valencera”, off the Irish coast by the City of Derry Sub Aqua Club.  Not only did the club discover the ship, but they also worked with archaeologists and government to excavate it and  preserve the artifacts in a museum.  Well illustrated with many pictures of artifacts.

The Winter Beach Salvage Camp

Armstrong, Douglas R.

Category:  Archaeology
Keywords: 1715 Fleet
Comments:  Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.75” x 11”
Pages: 156
Editions:  The first edition was produced on a CD by the author in 2005.  A revised edition was   published by Signum Ops, Merritt Island, Florida, 2012, in paperback.
Description:  This book describes the history and site location of the camp on Merritt Island that was   used by the Spanish to salvage the 1715 Fleet (one of several such camps).  It includes the artifacts   recovered (many illustrations), the conservation procedures utilized, and the field notes.  As an  addendum, the book includes the site profile and log sheets for the 1990 Cannon Wreck.