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SHIP NAME: Chunchi KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source HOOKE
type A
volume 7000T
material HFO
dead 16
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While proceeding from Ulsan to Inchon with a cargo of 7000 tons of heavy fuel oil, the South Korean steam tanker Chunchi ran hard aground during dense fog in the Korea Strait near Mokpo in lat 34.09.25N long 125.56.30E on May 17, 1968. She then sank immediately in 12 fathoms aft, her cargo leaking heavily. Sixteen crew members were lost. The forward section of the wreck was pounded by very heavy seas for the next two days causing a serious pollution along the coast.


source CTX
type C
volume 7500KL
material
dead
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Hooke does not actually say so, but we are assuming the entire cargo was lost.