Odyssey Marine Exploration just finished a record-setting recovery effort in the North Atlantic, pulling 1,574 silver ingots from the wreck of merchant ship SS Gairsoppa three miles below the choppy seas. The total value is expected to rise more than $35 million.
The mournful tale of the SS Gairsoppa stood unchanged for seven decades — sunk by a German U-boat, 84 people killed, its fortune in silver bars forever lost to the Atlantic Ocean.
There’s a new ending now — with a twist long considered impossible. . . . Read Complete Report.
RETRO: SS Gairsoppa WWII Ship Sunk By German Submarine Odyssey Marine Found The Silver Treasure