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It was decided that a separate treasure shaft be dug next to the original in order to allow the flood water to pass into this new chamber.
At a depth of 33.5 metres, the original shaft was tunnelled into but to no avail.
The very next day, Daniel Mc Ginnis returned to Oak Island accompanied by two friends, Anthony Vaughan and John Smith.
Equipped with picks and shovels they began the task of recover the treasure – but it was to take significantly more digging equipment than first anticipated.
He was later recruited by advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather, where he was transferred to London and transferred to the company's board.
David graduated from university in 1985 after studying business administration.
Sadly, the significance the illegible cypher on this stone was lost on Smith and the other treasure hunters as Smith, who owned the island at that time fitted the stone in his fireplace.
The inscription was translated to read: Believing the pirate treasure to lie beneath the mysterious stone, it was hastily removed from the pit to uncover another layer of wood, rather than the bounty of treasure the prospectors believed would surely lie beneath.
As the treasure seekers dug deeper, more oak platforms were recovered at depths of 12 metres, 15.2 metres and at 18.2 metres, with the addition of coconut fibre and putty.
At 21.3 metres, they hit a platform of plain oak, followed by more oak but sealed with putty at 24.4 metres.This is the original legend of how the Money Pit of Oak Island was discovered.