Ancient shipwrecks found in Greek waters tell tale of trade routes

By Vassilis Triandafyllou and Idyli Tsakiri FOURNI, Greece (Reuters) - Archaeologists in Greece have discovered at least 58 shipwrecks, many laden with antiquities, in what they say may be the largest concentration of ancient wrecks ever found in the Aegean and possibly the whole of the Mediterranean. The wrecks lie in the small island archipelago of Fournoi, in the Eastern Aegean, and span a huge period from ancient Greece right through to the 20th century.

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