A historic ship found

September 10, 2014 7:05 AM

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A historic ship found

Last seen in the 1840s while under the command of Sir John Franklin, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror have long been among the most sought-after prizes in marine archaeology and the subject of songs, poems and novels.

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office said the well-preserved wreck of one of the vessels was found Sunday 11 meters (yards) below the surface with the help of a remotely operated underwater vehicle. Harper said that it is unclear which ship it is, but that sonar images yielded enough information t...

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