The Lost Ship of the Desert (Coleman)

The Lost Ship of the Desert (Coleman) »

"You never heard about the Lost Ship of the Desert? It was that ole buzzard, "Quartz" Warner, that swore by all the howling bobcats that he had seen it. That's a long time ago. - Read more...

Amazing Treasure Ship of the California Desert (Masters)

Amazing Treasure Ship of the California Desert (Masters) »

Somewhere in the rugged desert wasteland of Imperial County in Southern California lies the long-dead skeleton of an old Spanish galleon, its sun-bleached.. - Read more...

A GHOST OF THE VIKINGS? (Wilhelm)

A GHOST OF THE VIKINGS? (Wilhelm) »

The desert is the haunt of mystery. Sometimes men hear whispers of its past. They go seeking beyond the shimmering mirage. Into the silence they plod. A few are lost. A few return from uncharted desolation ... - Read more...

The Mysterious Lost Ship of the Desert (Bluhm)

The Mysterious Lost Ship of the Desert (Bluhm) »

Of all the mysteries of old California, perhaps the most elusive is that of the Lost Ship of the Desert. Tales are told of men stumbling across the remains of a seagoing vessel stranded... - Read more...

Phantom Ship of the Gran Desierto (Gray)

Phantom Ship of the Gran Desierto (Gray) »

It’s hard to believe this weather-beaten old ghost could have haunted the Gran Desierto of Sonora for more than 300 years, jumpin’ up on rare occasions then fadin’ away... - Read more...

The Lost Spanish Galleon (Belden)

The Lost Spanish Galleon (Belden) »

His grandfather had seen white men first come to this desert in a white bird. The bird stayed a long time down there, and soon the sand covered it all up. - Read more...

The Lost Ships of the Desert (Harris)

The Lost Ships of the Desert (Harris) »

Is there an ancient sailing craft lying concealed in the sands of the Colorado Desert? This question has been asked many times by those who live near the desert’s margin. - Read more...

The Spanish Galleon Of Salton Sea (Blanco)

The Spanish Galleon Of Salton Sea (Blanco) »

Traveling by night because of the heat, I stumbled upon an ancient ship, and in its hold so many pearls as is beyond imagination. Fevered by this wealth, I abandoned my comrades, and, riding toward the ocean as far as my mule could carry me, I climbed the precipitous western mountains on foot. - Read more...

Mystery of the Desert (GUTHRIE)

Mystery of the Desert (GUTHRIE) »

What is the greatest unsolved mystery of the Southwest desert?" asked W.W. McCoy."It is whether 300 years ago three ships sailed up the Colorado River and into the Salton Sea," - Read more...