Shipwrecks Near Wabasso Beach

#C-8130
Weller, Robert “Frogfoot” and Ernie “Seascribe” Richards

ISBN/ISSN: 0962835943
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet
Comments: Includes a brief bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.5″
Pages: 96
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by En Rada Publications, West Palm Beach, Florida (1996), in paperback. A second printing (stated) was published in 2001 in paperback. A third printing (stated) was published in 2004 in paperback.
Description: This book describes the locations of 14 shipwrecks in the Wabasso Beach (Florida) area, including five 1715 Fleet wrecks. There is also a brief history of each wreck and a list of recoveries (as of 1996) from each. This is an ideal book for metal detectorists who are trying to find coins on the beach from these wrecks. The book includes photos of many shipwreck coins.

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

#C-6526
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.

Shipwrecks and Their Coins: Volume 5 – The 1641 New Spain Fleet “Almiranta”

#C-6525
Richards, Ernie “SeaScribe”

ISBN/ISSN: 9780974470559
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Concepcion
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 (2012), in paperback.
Description: This well-researched pamphlet describes the background, wreck, and salvage of the “Nuestra Senora del la Pura y Limpia Concepcion,” which met it’s demise in 1641 off the north coast of Hispaniola.  Examples of the coinage recovered are illustrated, as well as the heraldic devices on the coins.  Also pictured is the one silver bar recovered from the wreck.

Shipwrecks and Their Coins: Volume 4 – The 1740 Dutch East Indiaman “Rooswijk”

#C-6524
Richards, Ernie “SeaScribe”

ISBN/ISSN: 9780974470542
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Rooswijk
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 (2008), in paperback.
Description: This well-researched pamphlet describes the the wreck of the “Rooswijk” in 1740 in the Goodwin Sands of England, the coinage and silver bars on board, the heraldic devices on the coins, and compares the “Rooswijk’s cargo to 6 other VOC wrecks carrying Spanish coins and bullion.  Many cobs, pillar dollars, and klippes are pictured.

Shipwrecks and Their Coins: Volume 3 – The 1715 Spanish Treasure Fleet

#C-6523
Richards, Ernie “SeaScribe”

ISBN/ISSN: 0974470538
Category: Sunken Treasure

Keywords:
1715 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 (2006), in paperback.
Description:
This excellent pamphlet describes the gold and silver coinage recovered from the 1715 Fleet, including the heraldic devices, mints and assayers.  Many coins are pictured.  It also includes some background material on the 1715 Fleet and its salvage. 

Shipwrecks and Their Coins: Volume 2 – The 1654 “Capitana” & 1655 “Almiranta”

#C-6522
Richards, Ernie “SeaScribe”

ISBN/ISSN: 9780974470528
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Capitana, Maravillas, 1654 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 (2007), in paperback.
Description: This outstanding pamphlet describes the gold and silver coinage recovered from the “Capitana” of the 1654 Fleet (“Jesus Maria del la Limpia Concepcion”) and the “Almiranta” of the 1655 Fleet (“Nuestra Senora de las Maravillas”).  The background materials tells how the treasure was originally loaded aboard the “Capitana” in Ecuador, sank, was partially salvaged, was transferred to the “Maravillas”, and sank again off Little Bahama Banks in 1656.  The booklet includes the heraldic devices, mints, assayers, and counter stamps of the coins from both shipwrecks. 

Shipwrecks and Their Coins: Volume 1 – The 1622 Spanish Treasure Fleet

#C-6521
Richards, Ernie “SeaScribe”

ISBN/ISSN: 9780974470511
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1622 Fleet, Atocha, Santa Margarita
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 (2007), in paperback.
Description: This excellent pamphlet describes the gold and silver coinage recovered from the “Atocha” and “Santa Margarita” shipwrecks of the 1622 Spanish treasure fleet, including the heraldic devices, mints and assayers.  Many coins are pictured, including all 6 specimens of “the first gold coin of the Americas”.  The pamphlet also includes some background material on the 1622 Fleet and its salvage.

Shipwrecks and Their Coins: Volume 1 – The 1622 Spanish Treasure Fleet

#C-6521
Richards, Ernie “SeaScribe”

ISBN/ISSN: 9780974470511
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1622 Fleet, Atocha, Santa Margarita
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 (2007), in paperback.
Description: This excellent pamphlet describes the gold and silver coinage recovered from the “Atocha” and “Santa Margarita” shipwrecks of the 1622 Spanish treasure fleet, including the heraldic devices, mints and assayers.  Many coins are pictured, including all 6 specimens of “the first gold coin of the Americas”.  The pamphlet also includes some background material on the 1622 Fleet and its salvage.

The Story of the Mary Rose

#C-1590
Bradford, Ernie

ISBN/ISSN: 0241107687
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7.75″ x 10″
Pages: 207
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Hamish Hamilton Ltd., London (1982), in hardback with a dust jacket. The book was also published by Book Club Associates, London (1982) in hardback with a dust jacket. A US edition (First American Edition – stated) was published by W.W. Norton & Company, New York City (1982) in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of the loss of King Henry VIII’s flagship, the “Mary Rose”, off Portsmouth, England, in 1545, and the subsequent excavation efforts. Approximately half of the book is devoted to the successful recovery of the wreck by the Mary Rose Trust in 1982, the artifacts recovered and the preservation of the hull.