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ST ANTHONY

ALTERNATIVE NAME:  SAO ANTONIO, SAN ANTONIO
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Remains of 1527 wreck of Portuguese carrack which was beached on Loe Bar after breaking from her anchors, while en route from Lisbon to Antwerp with a general cargo. More specifically, this cargo included copper and silver, cloth, linen, cannon, pitch, tar, musical and navigational instruments, and candlesticks. Constructed of wood, she was a sailing vessel. Parts of the vessel are said to be incorporated into the rood screen of the nearby Church of St. Winwaloe, Gunwalloe [SW 62 SE 89].

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