Roman Shipwreck

A 2000 Year Old shipwreck has been found off the coast of northern Italy. The wreck comes from between 100 B.C. and 100 A.D. which is, let’s face it, the juiciest period of Roman history. Here’s Pluto, the submersible craft, pottering around for amphorae. I’m not sure video production is this team’s strong point, but hey…

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Born in 1981, live in the UK. I write about strange things.


  1. It’s better than nothing. 🙂

    And yep, juicy period indeed, which is why I was so excited to tweet this the other day.

  2. You were ahead of the History Blog – it’s normally pretty quick to pick up stories like this!