MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY

The BIG READ: British Government Accused of Five Decades of Failure to Protect HMS Prince of Wales from Looters

Lead Image: HMS Prince of Wales in 1941. by Andy Brockman and Giles Richardson The peer asked Her Majesty's Government, then led by Labour Prime Minister Harold Wilson, what action...

THE MARITIME OBSERVATORY: CRANE BARGE HAD FIVE MONTHS AND SIX VISITS TO LOOT HMS PRINCE OF WALES

Lead Image: HMS Prince of Wales by Andy Brockman Less than a week after the UK experts at...

EXCLUSIVE: Kentucky Fried Shipwreck? The Real Story of the Discovery of HMS Gloucester, “Norfolk’s Mary Rose”

Lead Image: thePipeLine By Andy Brockman Billed by the University of East Anglia as "Norfolk's Mary Rose", in June...

CAMPAIGNERS CELEBRATE AS PORT OF DOVER U-TURNS ON GOODWIN SANDS DREDGING PLAN

thePipeLine looks back on a sometimes bitter struggle between a powerful commercial body, the Port of Dover, and...

LEGAL CHALLENGE UNDER CONSIDERATION AS MMO GRANT GOODWIN SANDS DREDGING LICENCE

The Save Our Sands Campaign mount a peaceful protest outside the offices of Dover Harbour Board, remembering the...

FLAWED EIA COULD MEAN PORT OF DOVER WRITES BLANK CHEQUE FOR GOODWIN SANDS WRECKS

Dark clouds gather over the Port of Dover's plan to dredge the famous and sensitive Goodwin Sands Thanks to today's unveiling of Henry VIII's flagship...

REVIEW: JUTLAND: WW1’S GREATEST SEA BATTLE [MALLINSON SADLER PRODUCTIONS FOR CHANNEL 4]

Full ahead at action stations, a CGI Image of the British Grand Fleet at Jutland   by Andy Brockman   There are times when much of what passes...

REVIEW: WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE KIDDING MR CLIFFORD?

  Captain Kidd's treasure inscribed with Masonic Symbols, er no-  it's a 94.86% pure, lead ballast ingot       "Pirate Treasure of the Knights Templar" Ever since Dan...

BREAKING NEWS: ODYSSEY EXPLORER SEARCHED BY CYPRIOT AUTHORITIES AND CARGO SEIZED

Odyssey Explorer wearing her previous yellow livery working off Cornwall ] 07.26 GMT:  29 December 2015:  *NEWS UPDATE* The Government of Cyprus has told thePipeLine; "...the Republic of...

JUST A MINUTE? NEW EVIDENCE OF VICTORY 1744 SPECIAL TREATMENT BY MoD

As HMS Victory 1744 is declared worthless MOD Civil Servants look for best value in Royal Navy procurement   Without hesitation, repetition  or deviation thePipeLine can...

LIST SPECIAL: THE TOP 5 SECRET CARGO STORIES MOST LIKELY TO BE PUMPED BY OMEX

No website these days is complete without a list and no treasure hunting company is complete without the story of lost "Secret Cargoes".  That...