Talk

The shipwreck hunter

detail of shipwreck with name 'MV Derbyshire'

Mosaic photograph of the stern, from the wreck survey of MV Derbyshire. Courtesy of the Department for Transport

Date:
9 Oct 2017
Time:
2-3pm
Suitable for:
adults
Booking:
Free drop-in event, no need to book

World renowned marine geologist David Mearns has been responsible for locating and exploring some of the most difficult to reach and famous shipwrecks of all time.

In this free talk he will recount some of his experiences including his work on the tragic Liverpool vessel MV Derbyshire, which sank in 1980 with the loss of all on board.