Stunning shipwreck discovery: 400-year-old wreck thrills experts | Fox News

A 400-year-old shipwreck discovered off the coast of Portugal has been hailed as a “significant” archaeological find.

Experts say that that shipwreck dates from the late 16th century to the early 17th century. The site, which is 39 feet below the water’s surface, covers an area spanning an estimated 328 feet by 164 feet.

SITE OF 1503 SHIPWRECK TIED TO VASCO DA GAMA FOUND OFF OMAN

Cascais Mayor Carlos Carreiras described the wreck as one of the most significant archaeological discoveries in Portugal over the last decade, according to Sky News, citing Portuguese newspaper Publico.

Source: Stunning shipwreck discovery: 400-year-old wreck thrills experts | Fox News

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