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Old 15-08-2015, 11:20   #1
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Spanish GOLD Treasure Found Offshore Florida

Over 50 gold coins, with one with an estimated value of $500K, and 40 feet of gold chain were discovered off Ft. Pierce Florida.

Part of a "Lost Treasure Fleet" of Spanish galleons taking gold from the Americas back to Spain, 11 ships were lost in a storm in 1715.

The article has embedded video of the gold coins.

Florida treasure hunters find gold coins on 1715 shipwreck - CSMonitor.com
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Re: Spanish GOLD Treasure Found Offshore Florida

this find could pad out your cruising kitty very nicely, I would imagine.
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Re: Spanish GOLD Treasure Found Offshore Florida

OK. Spanish galleons but NOT Spanish gold nor treasure ...

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