Italian divers discover 16th-century shipwreck

June 25, 2020 - General

The remains of a large Renaissance-era ship off the north Italian coast of Liguria could belong to the legendary Santo Spirito, one of Italy’s largest galleons which was shipwrecked off Camogli on 29 October 1579.

Credit: Soprintendenza Archeologia Belle Arti e Paesaggio della LiguriaThe news, announced by Italy’s superintendency on 19 June, follows the discovery of the shipwreck in February by two expert divers in the protected…

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