Quanzhou ship

Discovered Location
Country
China
Site
Quanzhou ship
Site (Original description)
Discovered Location
Around carnel at Houzhou Harbour in Quanzhou Bay, about 10km from Quanzhou
Current Location
The Quanzhou Ancient Ship Gallery under the administration of the Museum of Overseas Communication History, in the Kaiyuan Quanzhou
Dating
1265-79 (1277?)
Origin
East China Sea?
Status of Hull remains
High
Preservation Status
Year Discovered
1973
Salvaged
Yes
Surveyed
Yes
Excavated
Yes
References

Merwin, D. (1977). "Selections from Wen-wu on the excavation of a Sung Dynasty seagoing sessel in Chuan-chou." Chinese Sociology and Anthropology IX(3): 3-106.;

Green, J. (1983). "The Song Dynasty shipwreck at Quanzhou, Fujian Province, People's Republic of China." The International Journal of Nautical Archaeology 12(3): 253-261.;

Green, J., N. Burningham, et al. (1998). "The ship from Quanzhou, Fujian Province, People's Repulic of China." The International Journal of Nautical Archaeology 27(4): 277-301.;

Xi, L. and D. Chalmers (2004). "The rise and decline of Chinese shipbuilding in the Mddle Ages". The International Journal of Maritime Engineering.

Damaged
Low
Purpose

Trade

Maritime Archaeology in the People’s Republic of China – Edited by Jeremy Green