The ancient ships found In Tallinn

shipsRemains of ancient ships found during construction works in Tallinn at the site of the former amusement park, opposite the sea.

Construction company began excavating the site to build a new residential complex, but in the course of excavation works was founded the remains of ancient ships, which, presumably, 400-700 years. Currently, construction works are suspended – said in a statement.

Following the discovery of the remains of the first ship we were made GPR studies. It was found that the former seabed is a few ships. They will be excavated, that they will do next, decides Cultural Heritage Department. Who is seen only one ship, unearthed the upper part. Within a few weeks he will dig out completely and lift.

According to preliminary information, the length of the ship is about 15 meters, width – 4 meters.

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