01 May '11, 12am
Two Australians find wreck of ship that sank after visiting Singapore more than 150 years ago
The Viscount Melbourne, a British cargo ship, was stranded on a coral reef after being hit by a squall. The wreck was recently discovered by Australian part-time marine archaeologists Hans and Roz Berekoven. -- PHOTOS: THE BEREKOVENS View more photos A SHIP that sank more than 150 years ago in Borneo waters after visiting Singapore has been found by two Australians. Part-time marine archaeologists Hans and Roz Berekoven - who are married to each other - said their find was unlikely to yield any treasures as the ship had been a British cargo vessel, but it could add to knowledge of trade then. Read the full story in The Sunday Times.