At the recent conference in St. Augustine the Fleet Society welcomed David Lisot, a well-known videographer from Richardson, Texas (cointelevision.com). David was hired by the Society to film the conference and related events. He has a series of nine videos that can be purchased by contacting him directly (see Newsletter Post of April 26, 2017 […]
1715 Fleet Society Video Archives
Hello and welcome to the 1715 Fleet Society video archives. This edition of our video archives features three legendary figures that played a significant role in the recovery of the treasure of the 1715 Fleet. Lou Ullian, Dan Thompson and Kip Kelso.
These gentlemen were interviewed in the early 2000’s by Taffi Fisher of the Mel Fisher Treasure Museum located in Sebastian, Florida. These interviews have never been shown before in public. The Mel Fisher Treasure Museum has very kindly agreed to license these videos to the 1715 Fleet Society so that they can be featured on our website. We would like to thank Taffi Fisher for her generosity in this matter.
We have just been notified by David Lisot of cointelevision.com (Richardson, TX) that videos of the 2nd International Conference on the 1715 Fleet and related events recently held at Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida, are now available for sale. If you were not able to attend the Conference, these videos are the next best […]
CLICK BELOW TO VIEW LATEST 1715 FLEET SOCIETY VIDEOS: 1715 Fleet Society Plans International Conference Mar 16-17, 2017. VIDEO: 3:04Ben Costello, Director, 1715 Fleet Society, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinTelevision.com. The second annual 1715 Fleet Society International Conference is scheduled for March 16-17, 2017. It will host noted lecturers and researchers devoted to the study of […]
Crawford Entertainment of Lake Mary, Florida has announced the production of a special one hour documentary on the 1715 Fleet. “The Lost Treasure Fleet of 1715” is scheduled to premier nationally in June, 2016. The program features a host of luminaries including the well-known and widely respected Dr. John de Bry (Director of the Center […]
Recently we were contacted by David Lisot (email@example.com) advising that the DVD’s he prepared in connection with the recent 300th Anniversary Commemoration are now available. There are 13 individual DVD’s for $25 each. A complete set of all 13 DVD’s sells for $250 with a donation of 20% from the sale of each video or […]
The Fleet Society received this YouTube video from Mel King and Faye Asano of Big Blue Wreck Salvage, Inc., Denver, CO. Mel and Faye were on the deck of the Capitana when lead diver, Bill Bartlett, came up holding his glove, later dubbed the “Golden Glove” which was filled with gold coins including a gold Royal. […]
The 1715 Fleet Society is proud to bring you a Video Interview with Lou Ullian, one of the original Real 8 Company Members. Louis J. Ullian was born in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1932. He gained a mechanical engineering degree from Purdue University in 1955 and from there went directly into the Navy. He served in […]
The 1715 Fleet Society is proud to bring you a two part video interview with Colonel Dan Thompson, a native of Savannah, Georgia and an electrical engineering graduate of the Air Force Institute of Technology. Colonel Thompson was Director of Range Safety Operations with the Eastern Test Range based at Patrick Air Force Base. An Air Force […]