ADMAT & ADMAT-FRANCE Field School in the Dominican RepublicMay 24, 2011
ADMAT & ADMAT-FRANCE are running a Maritime Archaeological Project to continue the Survey work on The Tile Wreck 1720’s wreck as well as a new wreck called The Island Wreck in Monte Cristi, in the Dominican Republic. The work is being carried out for the Oficina Nacional de Patrimonio Cultural Subacuatico (ONPCS) the Government department.
This project will instruct students survey and exploration techniques as well as
documentation of artifacts. This is open for all students or volunteers over 18
years of age, with a minimum qualification of PADI Open Water / BSAC Sports Diver or equivalent. The project language is English. Two week slots available. Additional information about this project can be found on ADMAT’s website. This is a hands on course going through the process of artefact documentation working on the artefacts from The Tile Wreck. For further information on this and other projects, please look at ADMAT’s website (http://www.admat.org.uk/).
Dr. Simon Q. Spooner, BSc, MRICS, PhD, MIfA.