25 abandoned ships from around the world

According to rough estimates of the United Nations, there are more than 3 million shipwrecked ships in the world. These once majestic vessels, which today lie at the bottom of the sea or are located on the coast, are a reminder that nothing in our world lasts forever. Once these ships plied the seas, and now they serve as a sad reminder of the days gone by.

25 abandoned ships from around the world

25 abandoned ships from around the world

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Off the coast of the island of Fuerteventura — one of the big Canary Four. (WOLLEX)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Gitio is now a small fishing town, which in antiquity was the main port of Sparta. (JUSTELINE)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Zakynthos Island in the Ionian Sea. (TO GIAN)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

In Oregon. (MATT CONWELL)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Vila Nova de Milfontes in Portugal. (FRANK ZILLMANN)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

The location is unknown. (DARTH)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

The Redcliffe Peninsula in Australia. (GORKATH)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Grytviken, South Georgia. (NOAA PHOTO LIBRARY)

25 abandoned ships from around the worldTruk Lagoon in Micronesia. During the Second World War, a large Japanese naval military base was located on the nearby islands. On February 17, 1944, the Americans launched the military operation "Hilston", as a result of which more than 30 large and many small Japanese ships were sunk. (GH0STDOT)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Off the coast of Grand Cayman— the largest of the Cayman Islands. (HAWKFISH)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Tobermory, Ontario, Canada. (ALIJA BOS)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

And again the waters of the Truk Lagoon in Micronesia. (GH0STDOT)

Batumi, Georgia. (RICHARD BARTZ)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Crainboogle Point in the UK. (LAIRD TURNER)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Off the coast of Italy. (Klaus Leidorf)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Grytviken, South Georgia. (SERGE OUACHEE)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Muynak in Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan. (ISSALIONA)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

In the Red Sea. (JOOS J. BAKKER)

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Waters off the coast of the Norwegian city and municipality of Tromso.

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Laconia in the south of the Greek Peloponnese peninsula.

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Fraser is a sandy island off the east coast of Australia.

25 abandoned ships from around the world

Amorgos is an island in Greece, in the southern part of the Aegean Sea.

St. Lawrence Island is an island in the southern part of the Bering Strait, 80 km from the Chukotka Peninsula.

Keywords: Abandoned | Ship | Island

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