Florida Shipwrecks: 300 Years of Maritime History
The waters around Florida have been swarming with ships for more than 6,000 years. This travel itinerary highlights 13 historic shipwrecks listed in the National Register of Historic Places that are accessible to divers and reveal the wonders and mysteries of Florida's maritime past. Florida's shipwrecks are important for many different reasons. Shipwrecks contain important information not found in history books or archival records and can supplement our understanding of the past.
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