Survey of the San Telmo vessel remainsEntry ID: 157-93_05
Abstract: Under a joint project between Chile and Spain, submarine and surface surveys
were conducted, in the Cape Shirreff area, to search for the Spanish vessel San
Telmo. The San Telmo was lost in September 1819 and its remains were reported
by English sealers in the Shirreff area around 1820-1. Nothing has been found.
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Start Date: 1993-08-11Stop Date: 1995-07-30
Quality The following activities were conducted during this campaign: excavation,
strain of sediments, sample selection, cleaning, restoration, conservation,
identification, classification, wood identification.
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Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: pvicuna at inach.cl
Plaza Munoz Gamero 1055
City: Punta Arenas
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: rstehberg at mnhn.cl
Loreley 801 La Reina
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-03-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-10-15