The world knows what happened with Titanic. Similar was the fate of many other ships as well.
A steamboat "Arabia" that ruled Missouri in 18th century sunk in 1856. It was carrying goods for the American frontier.
If this doesn't shock you, I will tell you about the bizarre things that are recovered from it now.
It was loaded with 200 tons of cargo.
The boat got badly torn apart and could never come back to land.
The left-behinds of the survivors was something epic.
In these 132 years, Missouri shifted a bit, naturally, and this led to the boat sealing deeper.
Bob with his sons, followed maps and used a proton magnetometer to track the probable location of the boat and start digging.
This was the only way to find the boat.
The first piece found was a shoe(probably of a victim).
With it, 200 tons of load too was recovered.
A researcher tested it by literally consuming it. Such a lucky chap!
It is situated in the Kansas city.
So who will like to taste the century old pickle?
The treasure seemed real enough for people in the 21st century to buy.
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