The Cromdale, a British-built iron sailing barque, ran into Lizard Point during a thick fog. The ship was carrying nitrates on its voyage from Chile to Cornwall. The crew survived, but the wreck was broken up by the sea within a week.
Odyssey Game Greek ships had sails, and were pushed along by the wind. Small trading ships usually stayed close to the shore, so the sailors did not get lost. Before a voyage, the sailors prayed to the sea god Poseidon, for a safe journey
The Uluburun is a shipwreck discovered off the coast of Uluburun (Grand Cape), near Kaş in south-western Turkey. It is among the oldest ships ever discovered and contained one of the wealthiest and largest known assemblages of Late Bronze A