Treasure Chasers

June 27, 2011

TREASURE – The search for the Atocha

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TREASURE – The search for the Atocha

The harrowing story of Mel Fisher’s quest for the 600-ton galleon Nuestra Senora de Atocha, vice-flagship of King Philip IV of Spain, which sank off Key West in 1622, taking with it to the bottom 250,000 silver coins, 901-plus silver ingots, 161 pieces of gold bullion, emeralds and other jewels—47 tons of treasure in all, worth 0 million today, Fisher claimed. If he could find it. Trusting to incredible persistence, raw courage and luck, Fisher and his divers searched the reefs and seas

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