Massive centuries-old shipwreck found on bottom of Poland's River Vistula

February 6, 2020 - General

A huge shipwreck measuring 37-metres-long and dating back centuries has been discovered by archaeologists in the Vistula River north of Warsaw.

Sonar image of the boat discovered near Łomianki Dolne
[Credit: A. Szerszeń]The 6-metre-wide vessel which was probably used to carry up to 100 tonnes of goods, was found by scientists carrying out research on the bottom of the Vistula in an area covering a dozen or so kilometres.


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