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18th-century wreck found in Red Sea

Remains of an 18th-century shipwreck have been discovered in the northern Red Sea by archaeological scuba divers from Saudi Arabia.  The Heritage Commission, part of

Picture: Jean-Sebastian Guibert.

Antigua shipwreck could be unique

A shallow 18th-century wreck discovered off the Caribbean island of Antigua could be the only French East India Company ship with an intact hull left in the world, according to maritime archaeologists.