Wreck

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Definition

Sunken or otherwise rejected watercraft or any part of it or its content.[1]


Description:

Wreck is a non-sailable often broken relic of a ship, boat, dug out or other watercraft. The term can be used also to refer for wrecked goods. [2] The most common wrecks in a maritime context are shipwrecks.


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Wrweck of Kallonlahti, Pori, Finland. Photo: Riikka Tevali.

  1. Guide for Archaeological Heritage in Finland: http://akp.nba.fi/wiki;hylky
  2. Guide for Archaeological Heritage in Finland: http://akp.nba.fi/wiki;hylky