World’s oldest intact shipwreck thought to be ancient Greek

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A 23-metre long vessel, has been discovered by a team of maritime archaeologists, scientists and marine surveyors, which has been on a three-year mission to explore the depths of the Black Sea.

The shipwreck that was found intact with the mast, rudders and rowing benches is thought to be an ancient Greek trading vessel as according to researchers, it is identical to the ship seen “on the side of ancient Greek pottery such as the ‘Siren Vase’ in the British Museum” and is estimated to have been at the bottom of the Black Sea for more than 2,400 years....


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World’s oldest intact shipwreck thought to be ancient Greek


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