Chronicle: The Wreck of the 'mary Rose' (1982)

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Two documentaries about the wreck of the Mary Rose, Henry VIII's prime battleship, which sank in the Solent in 1545. The underwater archaeology of the wreck is shown and plans to raise the hull of the ship are discussed. The first part was first transmited in 1980. Part two up dates the story to the end of 1981; its subtitle is `Raising the Rose'.

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