Sea Venture: The Downing Wreck Revisited

Mardis, A. Jr.

ISBN/ISSN: 0910651051
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Sea Venture, Teddy Tucker, Artifacts
Comments: Includes a bibliography after each chapter; illustrated
Size: 5.25″ x 8″
Pages: 72
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Fathom Eight, San Marino, California (1981), in paperback.
Description: This booklet recounts the history of the “Sea Venture” and its demise in 1609 on the reefs of Bermuda. It also tells of the search for the wreck, and its finding in 1958. Many of the artifacts found in the 1958, 1978, 1979 and 1980 excavations are detailed. Teddy Tucker was one of the divers that worked on the excavation of the wreck.