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HMS Fowey Lost and FoundBeing the Discovery, Excavation, and Identification of a British Man-of-War Lost
off the Cape of Florida in 1748$
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Russell K. Skowronek

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780813033204

Published to Florida Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.5744/florida/9780813033204.001.0001

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Rumors of a Wreck

Rumors of a Wreck

The Archaeologist

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(p.30) 3 Rumors of a Wreck
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HMS Fowey Lost and Found
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Russell K. Skowronek

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University Press of Florida
DOI:10.5744/florida/9780813033204.003.0003

This chapter examines the career of George Fischer, an underwater archaeologist who identified the HMS Fowey. Fischer worked at the Southeast Archaeological Center of the National Park Service (NPS) and his first underwater archaeology project involved the 1733 Spanish plate fleet galleon San José de las Animas in the Florida Keys.

Keywords:   George Fischer, underwater archaeologist, National Park Service, Southeast Archaeological Center, San José de las Animas, Florida Keys, HMS Fowey

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