1998 - 2011, Other
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Episode Guide

  • Shipwreck! - Captain Kidd (Episode 25)
    Episode 25:

    Captain Kidd

  • Shipwreck! - Shipwreck! (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:


    A passenger of the sinking SS Tararua tries to get help; a freighter takes on the German ship, Orion.

  • Shipwreck! - One Off (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    One Off

  • Shipwreck! - Titanic Voyage: The Untold Stories (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Titanic Voyage: The Untold Stories

    In 1912 the Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic.

  • Shipwreck! - The Search for the Sunken Treasure (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    The Search for the Sunken Treasure

    In 1600 the Spanish vessel San Diego sinks off the Philippine coast.

  • Shipwreck! - The Lusitania (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    The Lusitania

    In 1915 a German submarine attacks the British ocean liner HMS Lusitania off the coast of Ireland.

  • Shipwreck! - Elingamite (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:


    Survivors tell the sad story of the sinking of the SS Elingamite.

  • Shipwreck! - Mystery of the Edmund Fitzgerald (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Mystery of the Edmund Fitzgerald

    Underwater researchers explore the 1975 disappearance of the ship and its crew in Lake Superior.

  • Shipwreck! - Wreck of the Orpheus (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Wreck of the Orpheus

    New Zealand's worst maritime disaster, the sinking of the Orpheus.

  • Shipwreck! - Deadly Harbor (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Deadly Harbor

    After a New Zealand ferry slams into Barrett's Reef, limited visibility hampers rescue efforts.

  • Shipwreck! - Wiltshire and Ben Venue (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Wiltshire and Ben Venue

    A double tragedy in Timaru Harbour in 1882; one man's heroism saves a crew.

  • Shipwreck! - Hurricane Hero (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Hurricane Hero

    In 1951 the captain of the Flying Enterprise stays with his hurricane-damaged ship for 13 days in an effort to get it safely to port.

  • Shipwreck! - Ariadne and Holmglen (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Ariadne and Holmglen

    The owner of a luxury schooner claims insurance from Lloyds of London; the mysterious disappearance of coaster Holmgren.

  • Shipwreck! - Floating Inferno (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Floating Inferno

    Photos and interviews with survivors depict the 1965 fire aboard a luxury liner.

  • Shipwreck! - Delaware; Niagara (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Delaware; Niagara

    Locals save the crew of the Delaware; divers raise eight tons of gold from the Niagara.

  • Shipwreck! - Deep Sea Rescue (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Deep Sea Rescue

    Rare footage and archival photos illustrate the rescue of survivors after a submarine accident.

  • Shipwreck! - Burning of the Boyd (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Burning of the Boyd

    Enraged Maoris burn the Boyd, a convict ship.

  • Shipwreck! - Fatal Collision (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Fatal Collision

    Archival photos and survivor interviews illustrate the 1956 collision between two ocean liners.