The shipwreck of the Spanish galleon Urca De Lima was part of the 1715 treasure fleet. The galleon was one of ten ships shipwrecked on FloridaÂ’s east coast. The shipwrecks location was made an underwater preserve by the State of Florida.
The Treasure of Lima - In 1823 it was en route to Mexico when the captain took the treasure. He was caught & said he buried on Cocos Island. But instead of finding the treasure, the authorities lost their prisoner. No one ever saw either again.