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Roman Shipwreck Full of Wine Jars Found in Mediterranean

Nautical Archaeologists have recently discovered a Roman era shipwreck off of the coast of Albania. The wreck, which dates to the 1st century BCE was filled with amphorae used to store wine. Archaeologists believe that merchants were transporting the wine … Continue reading

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More on the Roman Grado Shipwreck

Discovery News has written more about the Roman Shipwreck (termed the Grado wreck) off the coast of Italy. I wrote about the shipwreck in an earlier post: “Shipwreck Had Onboard Fish Tanks.” The wreck seems to support historical accounts that … Continue reading

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