Wrecks & shipfinds Worldwide

The world's oldest shipfinds are on land. The oldest boat type is possibly the logboat (dugout).

Western & Central Europe

British Isles

Mediterranean, earliest finds

Mediterranean, antiquity

Mediterranean, later finds

Black Sea


USA & Canada

Central America

South America

Eastern hemisphere

Nossa Senhora dos Mártires, 1606

The lists are in chronological order. You can find more shipwrecks in the wreck databases and lists, and in the list of  Nordic and Baltic wrecks. Also under projects or through some academic departments or societies.

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