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Shipwrecks of the World (Event from 2023)


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The Diving Museum, No. 2 Battery, Stokes Bay Rd, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 2QU

Spanning 20 years of diving and 30 years of shipwreck research, take a journey around the world with Richard as he visits and dives into some of the globe’s most incredible submerged wonders of maritime history.

Richard M. Jones is a historian specialising in lost ships and forgotten disasters. A serving member of the Royal Navy, he spends all his spare time digging through history to find evidence of forgotten incidents and has placed several memorials to such disasters around the UK. He has published nineteen books.

Dividing his time between Bridlington and Southampton, he always has many more projects in the pipeline and is a keen traveller and history detective.

Duration 60 minutes.

Event Times

Thursday 14 September: 1900

Booking Details

No booking required


accesible toilets Toilets steps Service dogs welcome Accesible parking parking Partially accessible



There are some steps down into the Diving Museum, then a level surface, so suitable for chair users who can manage the steps. Car park adjacent to Museum, with Blue Badge spaces close to the Museum entrance. There is a public toilet, including accessible, just outside.

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Richard M Jones