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Coal mine in Serbia gives up new Roman shipwreck

Man looking at shipwreck

REUTERS, MAY 29, 2020 BELGRADE – As the sun sank over a vast opencast coal mine in eastern Serbia earlier this month, a small crane eased the front half of a Roman ship from the steep sides of the pit. An excavator cutting through the coal-rich soil had pulled out some muddy timber weeks before, but coronavirus restrictions had meant …

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Roman shipwrecks unearthed at a Serbian coal mine

Researchers in front of one of the Roman ships discovered at the coal mine

PortandTerminal.com, April 14, 2020 Coal miners in Serbia recently dug up an unexpected surprise: three probable Roman-era ships, buried in the mud of an ancient riverbed for at least 1,300 years. BELGRADE, SERBIA – A Serbian news source, Uryadovy Courier, reported that coal miners in Serbia recently dug up an unexpected surprise: three probable Roman-era ships, buried in the mud …

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