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MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

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Description

Type: Chinese trading vessel

Status

The wreck was named after the region where it was found. The underwater excavation was conducted 11 times over a nine-year period from 1976 until 1984. The excavation revealed that the Sinan ship was a Chinese trading vessel destined for Japan.

References

National research institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage

Gezonken schatten exhibition in Princessehof Leeuwarden (NL)

 

World War II

Sunken Treasures