Odyssey Marine Exploration Inc. says it has recovered approximately 48 tons of silver bullion from a British cargo ship sunk during WWII off Ireland's coast.
According to Odyssey itself, The 48 tons of silver are comprised of 1203 silver bars, recovered from the SS Gairsoppa, a 412-foot steel-hulled British merchant ship which was torpedoed approximately 300 miles southwest of Ireland by a ...
based Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. announced Wednesday that it had recovered 48 tons of silver bullion from the SS Gairsoppa, a sunken British cargo ship three miles below the surface of the waters off the coast of Ireland. Between the ...
WWII Shipwreck Yields $38 Million of Silver From Atlantic ... The company retrieved 1203 silver bars, or about 1.4 million ounces of the metal, from the SS Gairsoppa, a 412-foot (126-meter) British cargo ship that sank after being torpedoed by German
World on HuffingtonPost.com: HUGE Treasure Haul From Cargo Ship Sunk During WWII ... Based on current precious metal prices, Bloomberg notes, the haul is valued at $38 million, though that's just a fraction of the sunken treasure; Odyssey says
Odyssey Marine Exploration Inc. says it has recovered approximately 48 tons of silver bullion from a British cargo ship sunk during WWII off Ireland's coast. This entry was posted on Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 3 h 05 min and is filed under ...