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Sulphur And Iron Haunts The Ghost Wreck
2014-03-05 11:01:04

Sulphur and iron accumulation has once again been found in wood samples from old shipwrecks in the Baltic Sea. This time the samples are from the merchant vessel Ghost wreck and the warships Sword and the Crown.

Sulphur And Iron Commonly Found In Old Shipwrecks
2012-05-16 08:47:46

Sulphur and iron compounds have been found in shipwrecks off the coast of Sweden and in the Baltic Sea, according to a new study.

2012-03-02 08:00:00

Sima Vasa, Paradigm Sample's CEO, to speak at the NLS Food Marketing Summit on March 6th and 7th at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert, California. Port

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2010-10-18 08:46:16

The conservation of the royal warship Vasa, which sank in Stockholm on her maiden voyage in 1628 and was raised in 1961, has provided a unique insight into how large waterlogged wooden archaeological relics can be preserved for the future, reveals an evaluation of the conservation program by a researcher at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

2005-09-27 13:15:00

An international team of researchers has analysed the sulphur and iron composition in the wooden timbers of the Mary Rose, an English warship wrecked in 1545, which was salvaged two decades ago. The team used synchrotron X-rays from the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory (USA) and the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (France) in order to determine the chemical state of the surprisingly large quantities of sulphur and iron found in the ship. These new results provide insight to...


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