ATLANTIC TREASURE QUEST

By Art MacKay | Everyone defines a treasure differently. What's yours? A place? A sunset? A creature, An event? A shipwreck? A dive? Perhaps it's the traditional buried or lost gold, silver and jewels. Treasures of all kinds are collected here! Join us in our virtual quest.

EXPLORE: Planning a trip? Don't miss our Downeast lighthouses online guide

Planning a trip?<p>Here's most of the lighthouses from Massachusetts to Newfoundland courtesy of Google My Maps and the many contributors to this …

PLANNING YOUR SUMMER? How about a trip to Norumbega?

This fantastic and great Native American city, Norumbega, was first discovered by a lost Englishman back in the fifteen hundreds and folks have been …

HISTORY: Phil’s Beach, Bocabec Archaeological Site 1883

EXPLORERS: Second Viking Site in Newfoundland?

ROCK ART: Highway Inukshuk

LIGHTHOUSES: St. Andrews Lighthouse Burns

Home→PLACES→New Brunswick→St. Andrews Peninsula→St. Andrews→LIGHTHOUSES: St. Andrews Lighthouse …

25 Reasons New Brunswick Is The Worst Canadian Province

Does it even count as a province?<p>1. New Brunswick has got to be the most boring place on Earth.<p>Swallowtail Lightstation.<p>2. There’s nothing worth looking at.<p>Fundy National Park.<p>3. Who wants to drive through this? Nobody.<p>Penniac.<p>4. No landscapes to take your breath away.<p>Dumfries.<p>5. There are no …

MYSTERIES: If Champlain’s Anchor was found on Grand Manan, where is it now?

Champlain (Wikipedia)<p>One of our excellent author-historians published a great book many years ago called History of islands & islets in the Bay of …

Scuba Diving

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During King William’s War, in 1689, when he was nine years of age, John Gyles was living with his family at Fort Charles. On 2 August, while …

EXPLORE: Carleton Martello Tower, Saint John, NB.

<b>ACCESS:</b> The museum and display building are easily accessed from the parking lot. The site is open to the public during posted hours. <b>FEES:</b> There are …

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Watch Archaeologists Reveal the Vasco da Gama Shipwreck

Take a behind-the-scenes look at what it took to locate and excavate the earliest known shipwreck from Europe's Golden Age of Exploration. <p>When Oman's Ministry of Heritage and Culture recently announced the discovery of a 500-year-old shipwreck from the fleet of famed explorer Vasco da Gama, it …

Gold Of The S. S. Connaught

The SS Connaught was a 380-foot-long (120 m) passenger sail and steamship which was built in 1860, and sank on its maiden cruise. It initially sailed …

PLACES: Swimming Hole Treasures of New England

Posted by Atlantic Treasure Quest on Tuesday, March 15, 2016<p>Posted by<p>Art MacKay at<p>11:49 AM<p>Labels: New England, rivers, streams, swimming holes, …

PIRATES: Did you know Liverpool, NS, was one of the most successful privateer centres?

Jonny Depp as Captian Jack Sparrow in Madame Tusauds in London, taken in June 2007. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)<p>PIRATES: Did you know Liverpool, NS, was …

Atlantic Treasure Quest @ Amazon - Treasure Island

Customer Reviews<p>Most helpful customer reviews<p>4 of 4 people found the following review helpful. <br>Kindle Version Well Formatted & Easy To Read <br>By Amazon …

Atlantic Treasure Quest @ Amazon - Shipwrecks, Pirates and Treasure on Cape Cod: Billions in Gold, Silver and Platitinum Found off Cape Shores

Shipwrecks, Pirates and Treasure on Cape Cod: Billions in Gold, Silver and Platitinum Found off Cape Shores<p>Price:<p>$14.97<p><b>Availability:</b> Usually ships in …

The Obsessive Treasure Hunters Who Travel the World with Metal Detectors

The story of how Sal Guttuso found his calling sounds like the beginning of an urban legend for nervous parents: He was playing in an abandoned …

Archaeology

Oak Island

This article is about the island in Nova Scotia. For the island in Minnesota, see Oak Island (Minnesota). For other uses, see Oak Island …

List of missing treasures

This is an incomplete list of notable treasures that are currently lost or missing.<p>Art theft and looting during World War II<br>• Looted art<br>• Lost …

Geocaching

<b>Geocaching</b> /ˈdʒiːoʊˌkæʃɪŋ/ is an outdoor recreational activity, in which participants use a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver or mobile device …