Florida Keys Maritime Archaeological Field School
In The Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary
Photographs From The 2005 Field School On The Button Wreck
19th July to 9th August 2005
During the three week long maritime archaeological project, the Team spent approximately 4 hrs underwater in the mornings each day, resulting in around 700 man hours to measure the sections that we could uncover.
This resulted in thousands of measurements which over a two week period, Dr Spooner managed to draw the ships remaining timber plan. A copy of the final project plan can be seen below.