Stories of 2 Shipwrecks Off the Coast of Florida

Florida with it's huge 1,197 Statute Miles of coastline has it's fair share of lost shipwrecks. Hundreds of years ago, when weather forecasting relied on gut instinct and not million dollar radar systems, ships were lost to hurricanes frequently. Below are two stories of gold-laden wooden vessels that went down off the coast of the sunshine state. Happy hunting pirates! In 1555, only one ship, … [Read more...]