The Island Wreck Site Underwater And Associated Photographs
As the survey continued, the Team noted a number of small concretions which had left their mark and stain on the surrounding coral. In addition a number of cannon eating Echinometre Lucunter were discovered having eaten and sculpted the reefscape. A small piece of timber was discovered amongst some concretions under the sand. It is difficult to say that this piece came from the wreck but due to its closeness to the concretions it is highly probable.
ADMAT's maritime archaeological work on this wreck site was assisted by ADMAT-FRANCE a non profit organisation based in the Institut de Paléontologie Humaine, Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
ADMAT-FRANCE is a sub division of the Anglo ~ Danish Maritime Archaeological Team
ADMAT is delighted to have an association with Muséum Nationald’Histoire Naturelle at Paris, départememt Préhistoire, UMR-CNRS 7194.