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Church Rocks
Location  

Place Name : Teignmouth, Devon

Lat / Long : 50 ° 32 ' 54 '' North - 3 ° 29' 6'' West System used to obtain Long / Lat : unknown
OS Grid Ref - Square : 0 8 Figure : 0
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Postition
Orientation : unknown Lying : unknown Condition : Unknown
Seabed Type : Unknown
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Access : unknown
War Grave : Unknown Protected : Unknown
Restrictions : An area 200 yards square (sides aligned North-South, East-West) centred on position 50
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The site was discovered in 1975 by a snorkeller, and a wide variety of artefacts were subsequently raised between 1975 and 1983. Some of these artefacts can be found in Teignmouth Museum. The ship is unidentified but may be of 16th century date and Mediterranean origin.
ADU designation: August 12, 1977; 1977 No. 2; 1977/1357.
ADU licences: 1979 survey; 1980-3 excavation; 1990-1 survey; 1992-3 excavation, 94 survey.

References :
Burton, S., 1981, Two hands high for treasure. Diver 26.12: 14-5. Preece, C. & Burton, S., 1993, Church Rocks, 1975-83: a reassessment. IJNA 22.3: 257-66.
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