This is a mix of shipwreck-related research that I’ve done both in Devon and around the world about particular topics, rather than an individual wreck.
The history of many wrecks can be deciphered from forgotten tombstones in local graveyards. Here are some of the histories I’ve found
The histories of several submarines lost around Devon and UBoats on display within Europe
- The Ones That Got Away
- Marine Archaeology
- Bombs And Bullets
- Wreck Walks
- South Africa
The Shipwreck Trail is a great way to explore South Africa’s stunning coastline
Not every shipwreck is lost to the sea – some manage to be reclaimed. Here are the histories of several boats that came back.
Some great wrecks can be found lovingly preserved in museums – here are some of the most interesting I’ve found
Diving around Plymouth is hard to avoid military ordinance, from cannonballs to artillery shells. Here’s a guide as to what to avoid handling…
Even if you can’t get in the water, there are fascinating wreck walks where you can see shipwreck history on land