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Summary

Messina Shipwreck

Class:

  • Shipwreck
  • visible
  • Location ± 100-500 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Patti Marina

Patti Marina - pleiades #462414

Tyndaris

OmnesViae import TPPlace1498

Tyndaris - Tindari

Early Christian basilica

Tindari Theatre,I - TYNDARIS

Theater

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Messina Shipwreck sunk ca 400 BC. It was probably of Greek ship 16–17 m long, with acapacity of 30 tons.

See:

  1. Claudiu Munteanu, Andrei Vochiţu: Roof Tiles from the Ancient Greek Shipwreck ‘Mangalia B’, Black Sea Coast, Romania in: Nautical Archaeology, Vol. 39/ 2, September 2010, pp. 411–412
  2. Mark Staniforth: Straits of Messina Wreck, in J. P. Delgado (ed.),Encyclopedia of Underwater and Maritime Archaeology, London 1997, pp. 404–405