The Hanover

No author stated

Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Hanover, Cannons
Comments: Spiral bound-computer produced pamphlet; illustrated
Size: 8.5 x 11.75
Pages: 22
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was computer-produced by the Hanover Park Heritage Centre (circa 1997), and spiral bound.
Description: This pamphlet briefly describes the history of the “Hanover”, a packet ship that sank in 1763 during a storm off the coast of St. Agnes (Cornwall), with a cargo of gold and cannons.  It also recounts the details of the excavation and describes some of the cannons and artifacts recovered.

The Atocha Treasure – A Legend Continues…

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Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Atocha, Mel Fisher, 1622 Fleet
Comments: Pamphlet; illustrated
Size: 8.5” x 11”
Pages: 5
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Columbus Industries (1987) in paperback.
This promotional pamphlet was published in conjunction with the Butterfield & Butterfield “Atocha” auction held on September 26, 1987 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.  It contains pictures of treasure coins, silver bars, artifacts and on-the-bottom salvage scenes, along with a description of each picture.

1986 Federal Court Opinion Regarding Salvage Rights at Coffins Patch Reef


No author stated

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1733 Fleet
Comments: Pamphlet
Size: 5.5″ x 8.5″
Pages: 9
Editions: There is no publisher or copyright date noted on this pamphlet. It was originally inserted into paperback copies  of “Diving to a Flash of Gold” (see #C-5790), published by Florida Classics Library (1986).
Description: This short pamphlet is a legal opinion of a case involving MDM Salvage and Elizabeth Massey Investment Company over the rights to salvage wrecks near Coffins Patch in the Florida Keys.