The 1715 Fleet Bibliography

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Westrick, Robert F. and David S. Crooks

Category: Bibliography
Keywords: 1715 Fleet
Comments: Limited to 200 copies
Size: 5.5” x 8.5”
Pages: 184
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the authors, Clarendon Hills, Illinois (2014), in paperback.
Description: This exhaustive bibliography of 1715 Fleet publications includes books, magazine & newspaper articles, Plus Ultra newsletter articles, auction catalogs, unpublished reports & manuscripts, original archival material, as well as documentaries and museums.

Shipwreck in the Florida Keys – 1733

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Ward, Carl

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Populo, 1733 Fleet
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6” x 9”
Pages: 219
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the author, Miami, Florida (2014), in paperback.
Description: This book is the story of the author’s finding and salvage of the 1733 Fleet shipwreck, “Nuestra Senora del Populo”.  It’s written in chronological order and does an excellent job of conveying the frustrations, perseverance, and excitement of salvaging a Spanish ship.

Shipwrecks and Their Coins: Volume 6 – The 1733 Spanish Treasure Fleet

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Richards, Ernie “SeaScribe”

ISBN/ISSN: 9780974470566
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1733 Fleet
Comments: Pamphlet; includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.5” x 8.5”
Pages: 48
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by EN RADA Publications, West Palm Beach, Florida (2014), in paperback.
Description: This excellent pamphlet describes the gold and silver coinage recovered from the 1733 Fleet, including the heraldic devices, mints and assayers.  Many coins are pictured.  It also includes some background material on the 1733 Fleet and its salvage.

On the Track of HMS Monmouth’s Galleon…and Sunken Treasure

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Potter, John Stauffer

ISBN/ISSN:  9781499725896
Category:  Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Vigo Bay
Comments: Illustrated; includes a 1958 documentary entitled, “The Treasure Divers of Vigo Bay,” on    DVD
Size: 6” x 9”
Pages: 279
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the author, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts    (2014), in paperback.
Description: This book tells the story of the the author’s efforts in the 1950s to find and salvage one    of the Vigo Bay Spanish galleons captured by the “HMS Monmouth” and then sunk after hitting a  submerged rock in 1702.

Buried Treasure – Finders, Keepers, and the Law

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Kuhne III, Cecil C.

ISBN/ISSN: 9781627221351
Library of Congress: 2013024146
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: SS Central America, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Mercedes, San Jose
Comments: Legal cases
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the American Bar Association, Washington    DC (2013), in paperback.
Description: This book is a collection of summarized legal opinions.  It includes the suit by the    insurance companies vs. Columbus-America Discovery Group (“SS Central America”), the US    Government & Florida vs. Treasure Salvors, Inc. (“Atocha”), Spain vs. Odyssey Marine Exploration    (“Mercedes”), and in the Appedix of the book Sea Search Armada vs. Columbia (“San Jose”).  It also  includes a collection of land treasure/property lawsuits as well.

La Trinidad Valencera

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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.