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Title:A Barbary pirate off Salcombe
Originator:Oldham, N.
Summary:Presence of ship indicated by number of cannon and anchors scattered on sea bed. Coins found were 430 Moroccan dinars. Also 15 items of gold jewellery and 19 gold ingots. Other artefacts include a Dutch 17 ounce weight and a seal bearing letters 'M R'. A collection of pills in a Somerset pot, sounding weights, cannon balls and bar shot.

Associated Monuments (1)

MDV58271Salcombe Cannon Wreck (Maritime)