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World’s oldest submerged town dates back 5,000 years

The world's oldest submerged town, Pavlopetri, is 1,200 years older than originally thought. This summer the team carried out a detailed digital underwater survey and study of the structural remains, which until this year were thought to belong to the Mycenaean period — around 1600 to 1000 BC. The survey surpassed

World’s oldest submerged town to be acoustically scanned

The world's oldest submerged town, Pavlopetri in Greece, is undergoing an indepth survey by underwater archaeologists armed with the latest technology. Dr Henderson and his team will carry out a detailed millimeter accurate digital underwater survey of the site using an acoustic scanner developed by a major North American offshore engineering

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