The search continues on Oak Island! Discover Oak Island posters and T-shirts! When Found 1850 1864 1897 Where Found Money Pit to Smith's Cove; dimensions at Money Pit end claimed to be 2 1/2' wide by 4' high Firsthand / Secondhand References There were several times over the many years of investigation when clay and dyes were used to definitively prove the connection between the sea and the Money Pit. |. Rick took some extreme and dangerous measures to examine this. The Curse of Oak Island: New discovery suggests flood tunnels weren’t only traps on island Tue Apr 07, 2020 at 8:16am ET Thu Dec 10, 2020 at 8:16 am EST By Jerry Brown Oak Island Mystery posters are 24" tall x 36" wide and printed on high quality, acid free matte stock using archival inks. If you read through all the evidence it is no hoax. Jack Begley of the Oak Island team puzzling over Samuel Ball’s secret tunnel. Wood samples from the 'paved wharf' dating to 1741 seemed to bolster this theory, prompting a trip to the Fortress of Louisbourg. When I go back home to Traverse City, I'm going to walk down to Marty's house and try to get my own show. This reddit will be a place to discuss the mysteries associated with Oak Island … Press J to jump to the feed. ShowMe - Oak Island Interactive Map: Flood Tunnel Systems Oak Island's "security system" is water and what many searchers have discovered to their frustration is that it is very difficult to bail out the ocean. the town opposite Oak Island. RRD2 Digging for Diamonds Posts: 704 Joined: Sun Jul 10, 2005 12 :20 pm Location: USA. December 21, 2020. Welcome and good question, Greg! If there are flood tunnels, then something crazy was going on on Oak Island. All Rights Reserved. Top. Oh, what a find. It did not intersect with one of the so-called flood tunnels, but instead terminated abruptly. 2020 So it clearly isn’t any sort of passage way for humans. Just use some of that million dollar equipment and find them, and then follow them. Flood Tunnels | Oak Island Wiki | Fandom. Send a Coded eMail; Explore Oak Island Display ; Resources; Research. So when the team find some data that indicate the tunnel's existence, Marty and Rick Lagina visit to check it out. Dunfield’s son, Robert Dunfield II, has kindly supplied Oak Island Treasure with many photos , diagrams and anecdotes over the years. In the next installment, I’ll explain why the “box drains” found on the beaches of Oak Island are not evidence of “flood tunnels,” and various other misconceptions about the physical artifacts found on the island. There were several times over the many years of investigation when clay and dyes were used to definitively prove the connection between the sea and the Money Pit. As they dug to ascertain the reason they soon revealed a well engineered system of box drains with a manmade filter comprised of a layer of fibre (like that found in the Pit and deemed to be coconut fibre), eel grass, and beach stones. Explore Oak Island's key features using Google's mapping technologies! Flooding tunnels. Below this was five "box drains" made from flat stones with flat stones on top. Remembering this was at a time when it was all hand dug and cleared. This allowed a flood tunnel system to deliver a steady source of water and fill the pit to tide level. Once the early searchers discerned that it was salt water they were dealing with they set about to uncover its source. They were in a fan shape and converged to a common point near the high water mark. The flood tunnels are the most annoying part of this show for me. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of the Terms and Conditions. Who Found The Truro Company. So it clearly isn’t any sort of passage way for humans. 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