Field Reports

Excavating and conserving a centuries-old shipwreck requires careful planning, coordination, and collaboration across a variety of disciplines. Learn how the team prepared for what has been an extremely successful effort in maritime archaeology by browsing through their field reports. These detailed documents explain the thought process behind each mission, ensuring the safety of divers and the successful recovery of artifacts.

Title Year
Fall 1997 Assessment Plan 1997
Fall 1997 Daily Reports 1997
Fall 1997 Preliminary Field Summary 1997
Fall 1998 Assessment Plan 1998
Fall 1998 Daily Reports 1998
Fall 1998 Field Summary 1998
Fall 1999 Assessment Plan 1999
Fall 1999 Daily Reports 1999
Fall 1999 Preliminary Field Summary 1999
Fall 2000 Daily Reports 2000
Fall 2000 Expedition Plan 2000
Fall 2000 Field Summary 2000
Spring 2000 Daily Reports 2000
Spring 2000 Expedition Plan 2000
Spring 2000 Field Summary 2000
Fall 2001 Archaeological Plan 2001
Fall 2001 Preliminary Report 2001
Spring 2001 Daily Reports 2001
Spring 2001 Expedition Plan 2001
Fall 2003 Daily Report 2003
Fall 2003 Marine Geological Expedition 2003
Fall 2003 Photo Mosaic Project Proposal 2003
Fall 2003 Post Isabel Assessment Report 2003
Fall 2004 Expedition Summary 2004
Fall 2004 Post Charley Assessment Report 2004
Spring 2004 Photo Mosaic Expedition Summary 2004
Fall 2005 Post Ophelia Assessment Report 2005
Spring 2005 Conservation and Documentation Report 2005
Spring 2005 Daily Reports 2005
Spring 2005 Field Operations Plan 2005
Spring 2005 Recovery Plan 2005
Fall 2006 Conservation and Documentation Plan 2006
Fall 2006 Daily Reports 2006
Fall 2006 Field Operations Plan 2006
Fall 2006 Field Summary 2006
Fall 2006 Recovery Plan 2006
Spring 2006 Conservation and Documentation Report 2006
Spring 2006 Daily Reports 2006
Spring 2006 Field Operations Plan 2006
Spring 2006 Recovery Plan 2006
Fall 2007 Conservation and Documentation Plan 2007
Fall 2007 Daily Reports 2007
Fall 2007 Field Operations Plan 2007
Fall 2007 Recovery Plan 2007
Fall 2007 Special Report Cannon Recovery 2007
Fall 2007 Special Report Stern Post Recovery 2007
Spring 2007 Daily Reports 2007
Fall 2008 Conservation and Documentation Plan 2008
Fall 2008 Daily Reports 2008
Fall 2008 Field Operations Plan 2008
Fall 2008 Field Summary 2008
Fall 2008 Recovery Plan 2008
Fall 2009 Field Operations Plan 2009
Fall 2009 Field Summary 2009
Fall 2010 Conservation and Documentation Plan 2010
Fall 2010 Expedition Plan 2010
Fall 2010 Expedition Summary 2010
Spring 2010 Expedition Plan 2010
Spring 2010 Expedition Summary 2010
Spring 2010 Field Operations Plan 2010
Fall 2011 C13 Recovery 2011
Fall 2011 Conservation and Documentation Plan 2011
Fall 2011 Expedition Plan 2011
Fall 2011 Field Plan 2011
Spring 2011 Expedition Summary 2011
Spring 2011 Field Operations Plan 2011
Fall 2012 Field Operations Plan 2012
Fall 2013 Conservation and Documentation Plan 2013