Still Waters Posted July 25, 2009 #1 Share Posted July 25, 2009 (IP: Staff) · Underwater archaeologists in Italy have discovered the wrecks of five ancient Roman ships in the Mediterranean, with their cargo still largely intact.The ships are lying in up to 150 metres (500 feet) of water off the tiny island of Ventotene, between Rome and Naples. They are between 1,600 and 1,900 years old, and were laden with - among other things - jars for carrying wine, olive oil and fish sauce. One expert said: "It is like an underwater museum. Read more... Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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