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Official: Tongan Wreck May Be Pirate Treasure Ship

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August 9, 2012
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Divers in Tonga have discovered a shipwreck believed to be a pirate vessel that folklore says sank in the 19th century with a hold full of treasure, officials in the Pacific nation said Thursday.


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