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SHIPWRECK. The loss of a vessel at sea, either. by being swallowed up by the waves, by running against another vessel or thing at sea, or on the coast. Vide Naufrage; Wreck.

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It is one of 12 different ship wrecks located in that area and the first one to be excavated by the company under its own contract with government authorities.
Sea Search Armada is a commercial salvage company that has worked on numerous ship wrecks around the world and has a reputation for scrupulous archeological rescue.
For more than 30 years, Resolve Marine Group has conducted hundreds of seafaring salvage and ship wreck removal operations.
Resolve Marine Group is amongst the most-prominent maritime emergency response, salvage and ship wreck recovery companies in the world.
Father-of-three Raymond Thomas, 47, from Cardiff, was diving on a ship wreck off Cornwall with his middle son Zachary when he got into trouble in the water with his diving buddy.
When compared to the market capitalization of comparable companies searching for potential wreck sites, management recognizes that SVXP has tremendous unrealized upside value, having already located 12 valuable ship wreck sites.
Wooden planks from the ship wreck are installed on a metal frame, formed as the ship.
The immersive 13,000 square-foot exhibition, organized by National Geographic, Arts and Exhibitions International and AEG Exhibitions, features more than 200 artifacts recovered from the ship wreck, including treasure chests of coins, jewelry, cannons and cutlasses.
A diver killed on a ship wreck off the Cornish coast has been named following the death of a second diver.
In May 2001 specialist researchers from St Andrew's University, in Scotland, scanned the riverbed from Tynemouth to Seaburn for remains of any historical wrecks and searched for any evidence of a Roman ship wreck.
Prices in those regions may spike until the ship wreck can be cleared.
The exhibition features more than 200 artifacts recovered from the ship wreck off the coast of Cape Cod, including treasure chests of coins, jewelry, cannons and weaponry.