Wreck Detectives

Wreck Detectives

2003 - 2004, Other
The intrepid Wreck Detectives track down missing ships lost at sea.

Episode Guide

  • Wreck Detectives - Pylades (Season 2 Episode 8)
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  • Wreck Detectives - Waterford (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:


    During the dredging of the entrance to Waterford Harbor, archaeologists discovered the remains of what they believe to be a 17th-century English warship.

  • Wreck Detectives - Lelia (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:


    Lying almost 30 metres down in the middle of Liverpool Bay is the Lelia, a 19th-century paddle steamer.

  • Wreck Detectives - U-Boat (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:


    Off the north coast of Cornwall lies the wreck of a German World War One U-boat, but historical records suggest that the nearest wreck should be over 100 miles away.

  • Wreck Detectives - The Hope (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Hope

    The `Wreck Detectives' travel down to Chesil Beach, one of the most dangerous areas for ships, to find out if this was the Hope's wreck site.

  • Wreck Detectives - Sunderland (Season 2 Episode 3)
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    The `Wreck Detectives' go to Pembroke dock to find out how the Sunderland sank and determine whether it is one of the most important aircraft wrecks.

  • Wreck Detectives - Bronze Bell (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Bronze Bell

    The `Wreck Detectives' enlist the help of art historians, cannon experts and geologists to find out more about a fascinating bronze bell.

  • Wreck Detectives - Resurgam (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:


    Beneath the waters of North Wales lies the wreck of the Resurgam: a submarine built during the reign of Queen Victoria and the oldest surviving powered submarine in the world.