: :inin Kyiv (EET)

60 years since the start of underwater archaeology in Bulgaria

An expedition took place in August, 1959, close to Kaliakra Cape in the Black Sea, which is regarded as the start of Bulgarian underwater archaeology. On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of that event, the Bulgarian news agency, BTA, talked to Preslav Peev, head of the Marine Geology and Archaeology department of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Oceanology in Varna. Preslav Peev says that the expedition in question did not find any signs of the 1791 battle between Russia and the Ottoman …read more

Source:: Radio Bulgaria