Google Earth 'Helps Man Find Buried Spanish Treasure Ship' On Texas Coast


PORT ARANSAS, Texas - Good Morning America Weekend just featured a story that hits quite close to home.  Nathan Smith, an LA based musician used Google Earth to find what he says is a buried Spanish barquentine potentially worth billions.  It is a fascinating story that will soon land in Federal Court.  Watch the GMA video or read more at ABC News and at

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Read The Treasure of Barkentine Creek

Keith McMullin

CEO / Broker Mustang Island Ventures, LLC

111 E Cotter Ave

Port Aransas, TX  78373


Comment balloon 2 commentsKeith McMullin • March 14 2009 07:29AM


I love this story. I think the ranchers should allow him to dig and if he finds something, split it with him. I would if it were my property.

Posted by Cheri Smith, Realtor Prudential Gary Greene (Prudential Gary Greene, Cypress TX) about 9 years ago

Keith what an interesting story. I agree with Cheri, let them dig and do a split. What would we do without Google.

Keith don't fortget the Spurs Blog Along tonite.

Posted by Carl Winters about 9 years ago

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