The treasure-hunting Schmitt family made the discovery of a lifetime after finding what could be $300,000 worth of gold off the coast of Fort Pierce in Florida, reports the Orlando Sentinel. The family—along with diver and friend, Dale Zeak— …
This time, the treasure-hunter from Sanford struck gold ... without ever making a find like the Schmitts' and it can get tough to keep looking when you go months without finding anything of interest. "Its nice to have the family together, …
... than $1m worth of gold artefacts off the Florida coast. Eric Schmitt and his family recovered 51 gold coins and 40ft of ornate gold chain that sank with a Spanish fleet 300 years ago. The remarkable find took place on 17 June in just 15ft …
For a few weeks, the Schmitt family and 1715 Fleet — Queens Jewels LLC had a million-dollar secret on their hands. Last month, they recovered $1 million worth of sunken Spanish coins and jewels off the Florida ... Recovered: 51 gold
SANFORD, Fla. - A Sanford family has struck gold for the second time in the past year after finding a gold artifact within a Spanish shipwreck off the coast of Florida. Rick, Eric and Lisa Schmitt found an ornate, high-karat gold pyx in the …
A Florida family of self-described treasure hunters brought home the proverbial big score on Monday after recovering gold and jewelry estimated to be worth about $300,000, the Orlando Tribune reported. In describing his feelings about his …
A Sanford family of treasure ... and his family made the find June 17 in about 15 feet of water off Fort Pierce. Gold coins and gold chain found in the wreckage of a 1715 Spanish fleet that sunk in the Atlantic off the Florida coastReuters …
This weekend the sailors' misfortune became the Schmitt family's luck, Reuters reports. Gold ... Florida law gives the state a 20% stake in the reward; the rest will be divided evenly between the company and the Schmitt family. This was …
Schmitt's family ... Florida's Treasure Coast was named after the disaster. Brisben also struck gold this summer. One of his ships raked in 51 gold coins worth about $250,000. The state gets the first pick of the treasure. Up to 20 percent of …
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. WEST PALM BEACH, FL — The Schmitt family has spent every day of the last 13 …