Posted on July 20, 2017 by Amanda Surowitz
Whatever happened to that Confederate shipwreck being excavated in the Savannah River? Head to the Coastal Georgia Center Auditorium on August 2 to learn about the latest discoveries from the final excavations and preview of “Dredging Up the Past: Recovery of the CSS Georgia Shipwreck,” the film documentary about the project.
The evening begins with a light reception at 6:30 p.m., followed by a presentation and the film at 7 p.m. In this documentary by award-winning filmmaker Michael Jordan, renowned underwater archaeologists Stephen James and Dr. Gordon Watts present up-to-date details on recovery of the Confederate ironclad, and highlight the numerous and amazing artifacts discovered.
Sponsored by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District, this event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Corporate Communications Office at (912)-652-5279.