All 33 crewmen of the Greek motor tanker Anastasia J. L.
were safely rescued after they abandoned their sinking vessel
on October 7, 1970, about 360 mi NE of the Azores
invery heavy weather after her engine room had flooded.
The tanker which had loaded a full cargo of 18,355 long tons
of crude oil at La Salina for Antwerp was presumed to have sunk
soon afterwards in about lat 41.19N, long 21.58W.