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This term signifies, not goods which are the subject of salvage, but matters floating at random, without any known or discoverable ownership, which. If cast ashore, will probably never be reclaimed, but will, as a matter of course, accrue tothe riparian proprietor. Watson v. Knowles, 13 R. I. 641.


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