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Thursday, 20 November 2008

Treasure lost off Chesil Beach up for auction

Long-lost treasure from a ship that sank off Chesil Beach more than 250 years ago is to go under the hammer.

When the Dutch vessel Hope sank in 1749 she was laden with gold, silver and other treasures which are worth more than £4 million today.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Thursday 20th November 2008

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