mobile nav

Subject

Santa Maria, ship

Vehicle 

Categories: Transport

Countries: USA

The flag ship, the largest of 3 ships, in which Columbus discovered America. It was a 'caravel' a particular type of sailing ship used by the Spanish and Portuguese in the 15th and 16th centuries. Our picture shows a replica.

See other memorials in this area

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
Santa Maria, ship

Information Commemorated at

Sante Maria weather vane

Made of beaten copper. War-damaged in 1944 it was restored and re-erected in...

Read More