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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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Struna's first two successful novels, The Old Cape House and The Old Cape Teapot, were pirate adventures based on the 1717 Cape legend of Maria Hallett and her pirate lover Sam Bellamy, captain of the wrecked ship Whydah.
It was found and recovered, the minister said in a statement, adding that 16 dead bodies of the crewmembers were found on board the wrecked ship. Ports' personnel and navy men exerted intensive efforts for six days to bring the ship to the surface, he said, indicating that it giant crane was used in the operation.
The engine of the wrecked ship is still visible at very low tide off Sker Point, 12 of the ship's crew are buried in Porthcawl Cemetery and a small plaque marks the spot on Sker Point rocks where the Mumbles RNLI lifeboat was burned, as is traditional, after the tragedy.
Following the crash, he then wakes up on the desert as seen from the teaser of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." Scavengers supposedly start to ascend on the wrecked ship and Ward claims Boyega is "screwed" and "scared" since the Imperials are coming to kill him for deserting the troops.
You can smell the cut hay in the field, feel the ocean salt spray, hear the foghorns in the distance and touch the rusted carcass of a long-ago wrecked ship on the beach.
On March 20, police caught five men picking through a wrecked ship near the island.
According to the BBC, Schettino was taken to the wrecked ship, accompanied by a group of court-appointed experts, on a small boat, two days after travelling back to Giglio.
Residents gathered on the coast in front of the wrecked ship, which is marooned nearby, to demand officials take a more proactive role in stopping the tanker's ongoing leakage of oil.
Meanwhile, reports from the Indian media say, the Indian Coast Guard is on the look-out for containers that may be driven towards the Goa-Konkan coast after falling off a wrecked ship off Goa's coast.
Veteran diver Robert Lisle, 70, found a silver cup on a North Sea dive - 72 years after it sank with a wrecked ship.