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ROWRest Of World
ROWRight-Of-Way
ROWRivers of the World (Dawsonville, GA)
ROWRules of Warfare (gaming)
ROWRedistribution of Wealth (taxation and development)
ROWRewards Of Work
ROWReverse Osmosis Water (filtration method)
ROWRendu-Osler-Weber Syndrome (aka Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia)
ROWRight of Way
ROWRest of the World
ROWReceiver of Wreck
ROWRelocate Out of Washington (DC)
ROWRing Of Wealth (gaming, RuneScape MMORPG)
ROWRoswell, NM, USA - Industrial Air Center (Airport Code)
ROWRun-Of-Week
ROWRoll Welding
ROWRegulation/Overtime Wins (ice hockey)
ROWRage of Wotan (gaming clan)
ROWResidents of the Wrangells (Glennallen, AK; est. 2003)
ROWRemote Operational Web
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Ship's medicine chest, acquired from the Receiver of Wreck, 1992
"However, it's not a case of 'finders' keepers' and all recoveries of wreck material must be reported to the Receiver of Wreck so that legal owners can be given an opportunity of having their property returned and museums and other institutions can be given an opportunity to acquire artefacts of historic significance.
(14) Where the Receiver of Wreck is notified, she must post a notice giving a description of the property with identifying marks.
The Government's receiver of wreck, who processes incoming reports of sea debris, is advising North East officials on the whale's salvage and disposal.
A spokesman for Devon and Cornwall Police said: "People still on the beach who have any property in their possession will be asked to declare it before they leave and fill in the relevant forms or hand the property to the Receiver of Wreck.
Whatever has been taken from the containers should be reported to the receiver of wreck.
The Government's Receiver of Wreck has appointed the club as the official guardian of the site and the small finds to date have been donated to St Mary's Church Hall in Fishguard as part of the Last Invasion exhibition of artifacts.
The Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) and the receiver of wreck have been informed, as well as the MCAs counter pollution team.
Alison Kentuck, Receiver of Wreck from the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, said: "The timber belongs to its original owners - it's not a case of finder's keepers." One man in Broadstairs loaded his van with planks and drove off without being tackled by police.
Receiver of Wreck Sophia Exelby has now ruled the containers on the beach are no longer at risk and cannot be salvaged by the public.
Officers started helping the Receiver of Wreck to remove people from Branscombe Beach, east Devon, where the MSC Napoli was deliberately run aground after suffering damage in a storm.
The Acting Receiver of Wreck, Mark Rodaway, said today: "People could be arrested as a last resort if they take goods away."
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