Shipwrecks and Scuba

Shipwrecks and Scuba

On October 21, 2017 the Bay Area Divers are hosting their annual Shipwrecks and Scuba Conference at Kalahari Resort in Sandusky, Ohio. This day will be filled with a variety of shipwreck related presentations and vendor booths.

Day time presentations run from 9:30am to 4:30 am and include such topics as:

Discovery and Exploration of the Schooners Montezuma and Venus
Two New Lake Erie Shipwreck Discoveries
Shipwrecks of Lake Michigan
The Andrea Doria
The Wreck of the “Griffin”, The Greatest Mystery of the Great Lakes
Researching Shipwrecks Using On-Line Databases
Malta Through the Ages
Diving Dominica

The evening banquet program begins at 6:30 and the Keynote speaker is Richie Kohler.

While many know him from Shadow Divers, Richie Kohler is one of only four people to have been on the Titanic in a submersible and to dive her sister ship, the Britanic.

His new book “Mystery of the Last Olympian” details the three expeditions he has made to the Olympic and explores what caused this unsinkable improvement on Titanic to sink so quickly.  Richie will cover this and many other adventures exploring the worlds greatest shipwrecks.

For more information and to register for this highly informative event go to

Posted August 1, 2017
Topics: Historic PreservationArchaeology

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