The Shipwreck Project is a not-for-profit organisation that signals a new era in wreck exploration

Bringing our maritime history to the surface through sonar and photography.

  • Using state-of-the art techniques such as sidescan sonar and terrain mapping to scour the seabed
  • Through research, with the help of our specialist team of in-house experts, mapping and photography
  • Opportunities for divers and non-divers to be involved in our exploratory project teams

Project Aims

The Shipwreck Project is a not-for-profit organisation focused on researching and sharing our rich maritime history. We have a broad base of capabilities ranging from historical data sources, through research knowledge, survey capabilities and diving expertise. We're passionate about the stories locked away in wrecks on our seabed, and how we can rediscover and share those experiences using modern, cutting edge techniques.

Join The Shipwreck Project!

We have recently launched The Shipwreck Project which you can join. Membership funds will be used to help fund our research and support The Shipwreck Project activities. Members will have a wide variety of benefits ranging from access to our archives through to getting involved at the sharp end in wreck discovery projects plus a whole range of social trips and events. For more information consult Join Us now.