Local divers discovered the wreck in the late 1960s. Artefacts, including large brass guns, were removed from the site at the time of its
discovery, with some of the smaller items being handed over to the National Museum.
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Santa Ana Maria: 1628 wreck of the Capitana of La Flota de la Nueva España,
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