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The “Amsterdam,” was a Dutch ship of some value, which foundered on the shoreline adjacent to Bulverhythe Road about 1754. In 1827, some local inhabitants succeeded in raising many valuables from her. At low tides her ribs and large masses of timber may be seen.[1]

Wreck of The Amsterdam. Photographer:- Ricky Nye

Footnotes (including sources)[edit]

  1. Osborne's Visitor's Guide to Hastings and St Leonards c1854 3rd ed. Pg. 67 Google Books