Oldest Message In A Bottle To Date Found In Australia

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One Particular Message

In July 2019, 13-year-old Jyah Elliot discovered a message in a bottle washed up in some sand dunes on the shores of South Australia. He was on a fishing expedition with his father. He opened the letter and read a note from a young British boy named Paul Gilmore…

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Help Find Paul Gilmore

Going off of Paul’s name and the date the message was sent, Sue McBeth, a genealogist, reached out to Elliot’s family and said she could help find the man who’d written this letter as a young boy…

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