Articles by Sarah Ward

I’m Sarah Ward, a maritime archaeologist, commercial diver and factual presenter with 16 years experience, both in and out of the water. I’ve investigated sites ranging from the Bronze Age to the modern, across more than 20 countries. A Visiting Professor at Dalian Maritime University and MIT Ocean Discovery Fellow, I am on a mission to bring archaeology to a broader audience, helping people to connect with the past in a meaningful way.


Indiana Sarah - Sarah Ward, Marine Archaeologist by Michaela Skovranova.
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My Interview with Water Welders

Water Welders is a forum dedicated to exploring education and expanding the career opportunities of commercial divers. A while back they asked me what it was like to be a diving archaeologist. Here’s what I said…

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Excavating the Kizilburun Column Wreck, image courtesy INA
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My 5 Favourite Shipwrecks

Almost every day I am asked which is my most favourite project and why. More often than not, I mumble something about asking a mother to chose a favourite child and quickly change the subject…

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Indiana Sarah - Sarah Ward Maritime Archaeologist on an ascent from the Valiant shipwreck, Pittwater, Australia
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Dive in Girls!

A while back, I did an interview with Erin Leach from PADI, as part of their women in diving series. PADI is the world’s largest diver training agency and Erin is one of those people who makes an incredible first impression …

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