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Tommy Thompson's Discovery In Ship Of Gold By Gary Hanna

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In the article, “Ship of Gold,” written by Gary Hanna, it talks about the discovery of The CEntral America, a ship that crashed in 1857 due to a hurricane. Not only did the ship sink, but 21 tons of gold also sank to the bottom. Many treasure hunters have searched for the Central America, but none have prevailed. Until one person, Tommy Thompson, had done the unexpected. After many years and million dollars spent, Thompson had finally found what he had dedicated a large portion of his life to: Finding The Central America. While using a submarine called Nemo, Thompson and his team found the wreckage around 160 miles off the coast of South Carolina. After the amazing discovery, many insurances claimed the treasure, and them and Thompson struck
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