abandonment of a ship


English-Chinese law dictionary (法律英汉双解大词典). 2013.

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  • Torrent (ship) — The Torrent was an American three masted wooden sail ship that shipwrecked near the coast of Alaska in July 15, 1868.The ShipThe Torrent was built in Bath, Maine in 1852. It was made of wood, weighed 576 tons and measured probably 50 meters in… …   Wikipedia

  • Betsey (ship) — The Betsey was a ship that was abandoned off the coast of New Zealand in 1815.On 28 December 1814, the Betsey under the command of Philip Goodenough left Sydney for Macquarie Island where the ship arrived on 13 Feb 1815. Goodenough landed a… …   Wikipedia

  • desertion — The act of forsaking or abandoning a person, a cause or a post of duty. A continued abandonment of a ship by a seaman, during the term of service provided by his contract, with intention not to return, and without sufficient cause. 48 Am J1st… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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