Salvaged shipwreck claimed by museum leaves divers high and dry

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Salvaging a 19th century steam-engine shipwreck turns out to be more trouble than its worth, as a group of farmers-turned-divers found out. The Vietnamese pair, who supplement their income by selling salvage recovered from the bottom of the Red River ran into trouble with the authorities when the local authorities declared the shipwreck an ancient artefact to be claimed under the museum.

Sunken treasure
Vietnam Net Bridge, 04 April 2009
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