SWANLAND sinks - 6 missing

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SWANLAND sinks - 6 missing

Post by Patrick Hill » Sun Nov 27, 2011 8:04 am

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-15908292

The coaster SWANLAND has sunk in the Irish Sea after taking on water through a suspected crack in the hull. Two crew rescued, six cureently still missing.
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Re: SWANLAND sinks - 6 missing

Post by yorkieman » Sun Nov 27, 2011 8:13 am

Sad news, she is managed by Torbulk of Grimsby and owned in Melton Mowbray .... but under Cook Islands flag. Chances for missing crew seem to be fading although perhaps daylight will bring some hope.
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Re: SWANLAND sinks - 6 missing

Post by markes » Fri Dec 23, 2011 8:13 pm

SWANLAND at Seaham Harbour 19.10.07
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