1986 EXCAVATIONS _ A ROMAN WRECK
EXCAVATIONS OF ROMAN WRECK IN GUERNSEY Work is presently continuing on the restoration of the hull of a Roman ship found in St. Peter Port harbour mouth. The majority of the hull is being preserved in large saline tanks at a warehouse in Victoria Road and can be viewed by appointment. There is also a selection of artifacts that were removed from the site. The find is unique in that no other vessel of this period as ever been discovered in the area known as the 'Roman Empire'. It indicates that trading occurred between mainland Europe and the Channel Islands.
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