Hidden here on the ocean floor is a cast bronze monument on the spot where
Columbus first dropped anchor in 1492. As the photos show, the monument is more and more covered with sand.
oct 12 1492
in these waters
- John Vassar House (Niagara Falls NY 1926 - Dallas TX 1982), American sculptor, worked part of his life in Rome.
Sources & Information
- First photo by Chris McLaughlin, scanned from postcard sent to me by Kathleen LeMieux, 6 july 2004.
- Second photo: sorry, I forgot to note the url from where I downloaded this photo.
Location N 24°0'41" W 74°31'40"
Item Code: bs005;
Added: 10 December 2006
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