The Lost Island of Ferdinandea

Fantastic disappearing island!

“To prevent a repeat of the disagreements, this time Italy acted swiftly by sending a team of divers to plant Sicily’s flag on the rising seamount in advance of its expected resurfacing.”

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ferdinandea-island-1An oil painting depicting the HMS Melville, of the Royal Navy, off the volcanic Ferdinandea Island or Graham Island, 1831. Photo credit: National Maritime Museum

Once upon a time, in the waters not far off the coast of Sicily, there was an island called Ferdinandea.

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