130-year old watch from bottom of ocean returned
Published on August 19th, 2009 | by Admin4
After bringing it to the surface, he saw the words “Richard Prichard 1866 Abersoch North Wales” engraved on the casing. Mr Hughes told how he started to trace the family of ship captain Richard Prichard to hand over the heirloom.
Mr Hughes, 38, said: “I was amazed that the watch was in such good condition after laying at the bottom of the sea for generations.