Artifacts that have been found here are Gold Escudos, All Denominations of Silver Reales, Gold Chains, Chinese Dragon Pottery and various types of Spanish Jewelry! Also wanted to mention that an 8 Escudo Royal Gold Coin was found on the beach in this vicinity too... did I mention that just one 8 Escudo Royal Gold Coin is valued at about $80,000!

  • Historical Era: 1715 Spanish Plate Fleet
  • Ship Size: 471 tons and carrying 50 3,000-pound Cannons
  • Location: Florida's East Coast
  • Google Earth GPS Coordinates: 27 49.800N 80 25.500W

Ship's Manifest:

  • 2,559,917 pesos in coins, bars and 300 chests
  • 23 chests of worked silver
  • 62 chests of gifts
  • 1 small chest of gold bats, doubloons, and pearls
  • 730 leather bags of cochineal
  • 241 leather bags and chests of indigo
  • 17 chests of vanilla beans 6 chests of chocolate
  • 70 sheets of copper
  • 730 tanned leathers
  • 4 chests of Chinese porcelain
  • 100 quintals of Brazilwood
  • 9 chests of earthen vessels
  • 14 jugs of Balsam
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