Dives on Elba : The Wreck of the Dolia

  • Type of dive: roman wreck
    Minimum level required: TRX normoxyc
    Navigation: 0,5 miles
    Interest: fotografic, archeological
    Depth: 60 mt minimum, 64 mt maximum
    Seabottom: sandy
    Visibility: good

Description:

This wreck has roman origins of the Classical period (about 50 B.C.) and was used to transport foodstuffs with big dolia (big jars). There are just nine earthenware dolia on the seabottom, but under the mud there is probably the all ship with the rest of the cargo.

There is a PDF article about the dolia in the download section.

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