The dig, which began Monday, was a second priority for the divers, whose main goal was to survey the shipwreck site for storm damage.
the angry waves, whose fury heralds shipwreck
According to one legend, the ponies on this 37-mile-long barrier island are descendants of horses that survived the shipwreck of a Spanish galleon.
For Virilio, to invent the ship is to invent the shipwreck and to invent the train is to invent the derailment.
The annals of the marine record no example of a shipwreck so terrible as that of the Medusa frigate.
the detritus of a forgotten shipwreck in an Arctic sea
The irony is that every time someone finds and salvages an old shipwreck , archaeologists scream their heads off and accuse the divers and salvors of looting and obliterating an underwater site.
The agency stress that it is illegal to keep something, however small or seemingly insignificant, from a shipwreck without advising the Receiver of Wreck.
the detritus of a forgotten shipwreck
by rejecting conscience, they have made a shipwreck of their faith