Last edited by Mikacage
Sunday, May 3, 2020 | History

5 edition of Shipwrecks in New York waters found in the catalog.

Shipwrecks in New York waters

Paul C. Morris

Shipwrecks in New York waters

a chronology of ship disasters from Montauk Point to Barnegat Inlet, from the 1880"s to the 1930"s

by Paul C. Morris

  • 135 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Parnassus Imprints in Orleans, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York Region
    • Subjects:
    • Navigation -- New York Region -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Shipwrecks -- New York Region -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Navigation -- New York Region -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Shipwrecks -- New York Region -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 235)

      Statementby Paul C. Morris & William P. Quinn.
      ContributionsQuinn, William P.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVK25.N45 M67 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 246 p. :
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2223026M
      ISBN 100940160447
      LC Control Number89061172
      OCLC/WorldCa20931529

        The Great Lakes hold the secrets of about 8, shipwrecks. Lake Erie covers 2, of them, among the highest concentration of wrecks in the world. Only about of Lake Erie’s wrecks have been found. They are schooners, freighters, steamships, tugs and fishing boats, and thanks to the cold, fresh water, many of them are perfectly preserved. Asia Society Museum’s exhibition Secrets of the Sea: A Tang Shipwreck and Early Trade in Asia, which runs from March 7 to June 4, , in New York, brings the precious contents of a shipwreck discovered off Belitung Island in the Java Sea to American audiences for the first time.

        Submerge yourself in history: Haunting pictures show some of the 6, shipwrecks that lie in North America's Great Lakes. Lakes Superior, Huron, Michigan, Erie .   There could be 10, shipwrecks in waters across New York.   Great Shipwrecks of New York’s ‘Great’ Lakes Traveling Exhibit highlights more than .

        The English vessel Trial, lost in on the northwest coast of Western Australia, is our nation’s oldest-recorded shipwreck. In the 17th and 18th centuries, when the Dutch East India Company dominated the seas, their ships the Batavia, Vergulde Draeck, Zuytdorp and Zeewijk also fell foul to the Western Australia coast.. Sharing this heritage with other countries, some Australian shipwrecks. Capt. Berg and the Shipwreck Expo encourages saving our precious maritime history by the legal recovery of artifacts from the hostile salt water environment whenever possible. At the same time recreational divers should respect all current shipwreck laws. FREE Shipwreck Videos.


Share this book
You might also like
RACER # 3320059

RACER # 3320059

Everything I need to know I learned from Dungeons & Dragons

Everything I need to know I learned from Dungeons & Dragons

Building African consulting capacity.

Building African consulting capacity.

When the men come home

When the men come home

Construction of a predictive device for use by a social agency.

Construction of a predictive device for use by a social agency.

The aquaculture of wild rice: years 1 and 3 proposal of the development of the wild rice industry in northwestern Ontario

The aquaculture of wild rice: years 1 and 3 proposal of the development of the wild rice industry in northwestern Ontario

European integration, the United States, and narcotics control

European integration, the United States, and narcotics control

Dynamic Basketball

Dynamic Basketball

Sanctuary for Lent/Large Print

Sanctuary for Lent/Large Print

Fantastic fortune

Fantastic fortune

Date of Mahabharata battle

Date of Mahabharata battle

Silurian Chitinozoa from Gotland

Silurian Chitinozoa from Gotland

An account of W. Penns travails in Holland and Germany, anno MDCLXXII for the service of the Gospel of Christ by way of journal

An account of W. Penns travails in Holland and Germany, anno MDCLXXII for the service of the Gospel of Christ by way of journal

institution of Christian religion ...

institution of Christian religion ...

Best kept beauty secrets of the Orient

Best kept beauty secrets of the Orient

Shipwrecks in New York waters by Paul C. Morris Download PDF EPUB FB2

Shipwrecks in New York Waters: A Chronology of Ship Disasters from Montauk Point to Barnegat Inlet from the s to the s Hardcover – June 1, by Paul C.

Morris (Author), William P Author: Paul C. Morris, William P. Quinn. Shipwrecks in New York Waters Hardcover – August 1, by Paul C. Morris (Author)5/5(1). Buy a cheap copy of Shipwrecks in New York Waters book by William P.

Quinn. Book by Morris, Paul C., Quinn, William P. Free shipping over $ page coffee-table book of shipwrecks in New York waters. Illustrated throughout with vintage photographs. Lots of fun to look through, especially if you like ships and sailing.

VG/VG. Morris, Paul C. Parnassus Imprints, hardcover, very good condition, very good dust jacket. Shipwrecks in New York waters: a chronology of ship disasters from Montauk Point to Barnegat Inlet, from the 's to the 's. [Paul C Morris; William P Quinn] Your Web browser is. About this Item: American Religious Tract Society, New York: ShipWrecks.

ShipWrecks. Small juvenile booklet (4" x 3"), original printed wrappers with woodcut illustration on top cover, woodcut border on wrappers, 16 pp. Covers a bit faded and stained a little, also a little worn, internally a little foxed and soiled, but in very good.

A rare dagger–board schooner, Three Brothers, has been discovered in deep water off Oswego, New York by a team of shipwreck enthusiasts.

Jim Kennard, Roger Pawlowski, and Roland Stevens located the schooner in early July utilizing high resolution more». 48 rows  Shipwrecks in the Americas. New York: Dover.

ISBN X. External links. Gordon Korman is the author of The 39 Clues Book 2: One False Note, which debuted at #1 on the New York Times bestseller list, and The 39 Clues Book #8: The Emperor's Code.

Gordon has written more than sixty books for kids and young adults, including Zoobreak, Swindle, and Son of the Mob, as well as the On the Run series and the Island, Everest 4/5(24).

Beyond the infamous Titanic– whose survivors docked at Pier 54–and the  HMS Hussar –which still lies in its unknown resting place, possibly with a multi-million dollar treasure –New York is.

WRECK VALLEY Vol II ebook A Record of Shipwrecks off Long Island's South Shore and New Jersey. Buy Now only $ This is the most comprehensive, accurate, illustrated collection of information, photographs, sketches and stories ever written about the wrecks that lie off the Long Island, New York, and New Jersey shores.

Elingamite, sunk in off New Zealand. A casualty of heavy fog, the steamer Elingamite was traveling from Sydney (Australia) to Auckland (New Zealand) when she struck West Island of the “Three Kings Islands” off the northern tip of New Zealand and sank in feet of water on November 9, Forty-five lives were lost in all.

This data base focuses on maritime events that occurred in the waters along the New Jersey coast, primarily the Atlantic Ocean, Delaware Bay and Delaware River. The information contained in this data base was collected from a vast number of sources including newspaper archives, ship’s logs, diaries, USLSS annual reports, shipwreck books.

The USS San Diego today lies upside down about eleven miles southeast of Fire Island inlet, Long Island, New York at Loran in feet of sea water. The weight of the massive armor belt along with the hull and it's contents crushed the superstructure into the sand soon after she sank.

Shipwrecks Off the New Jersey Coast Walter & Richard Krotee This book is one of the earliest and most detailed references on New Jersey shipwrecks. As such, unfortunately, it is also the source of most of the rumors and errors in New Jersey shipwreck histories.

Shipwrecks Unforgotten: From New Jersey to the Gulf of Florida Norbert Freitag Mainly just Loran lists. High Waters in the Great Lakes Reveal Two Centuries-Old Shipwrecks In the month of April alone, the remnants of two historic vessels washed up on Lake Michigan’s shores The wreckage of.

“New Jersey Shipwrecks commands attention with its gripping true tales of life, death, survival and rescue.” Midwest Book Review.

New Jersey Shipwrecks offers a marvelous and detailed unveiling of an underwater world that combines dream and nightmare in equal : Down The Shore Publishing. E-Books - Shipwreck and Scuba Diving Downloadable eBooks: New SHIPWRECK Book by Capt. Dan Berg. WRECK VALLEY 3rd edition By Capt.

Dan Berg Each set provides divers with 6 compact printable sketches of a popular shipwrecks off New Jersey and New York. The sets also contain pertinent dive information and History of the vessel.

In Julyton armored cruiser USS San Diego sank off Long Island, New York, losing six sailors from a crew of 1, after a mysterious. The Puerto Rico Shipwreck Directory Caribbean Shipwrecks: information and images for the Caribbean section of this site was taken with permission from the book Tropical Shipwrecks by Daniel and Denise Berg.

You are invited to submit your shipwreck related articles, images and information. Shipwrecks New York/ New Jersey New England.

Mr. Grohman took the time to seek out direct sources for information rather than relying heavily on prevoiusly-published works. I highly recommend this book to those interested in the history of New York-area shipwrecks as well as to those scuba divers interested in viiting them first-hand.Shipwreck by Gordon Korman was a very interesting book.

The book is full of suspenseful and interesting moments. The book is about this group of teens who were put on a boat for month and set out to sea to learn skills such as cooperation, teamwork, and friendship and corporation.

The boat consisted of eight and set sail from Guam/5. This book contains stories of long lost shipwrecks and the journeys of the underwater explorers who found them, written by Jim Kennard with paintings by Roland Stevens and underwater imagery by Roger Pawlowski. For decades, teams of shipwreck enthusiasts have been searching for sunken ships in the New York State waters of Lake : Jim Kennard.