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SHIP NAME: marquina,vikfrio KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
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MARQUINA IMO:6702650. Build: (1967) by:Empresa Nacional "BAZAN":Ferrol. Yardnumber:131. Owners:Naviera Vizcaina S.A.:Bilbao. BRT:41611, DWT:75800. Dim241.10/225.86. BR:39.32. Draft:14.02. SECN-Sulzer 2SA 9cyl 900x1550. 20700 HP 28-03-1973:In collision with the Norwegian VIKFRIO (IMO:6418766), 1964/4172 BRT, while on voyage from Fateh to Tenerife with a full cargo, S van Dakar in pos:12.22N/17.28W Heavely damaged bij fire .Arrived on 21-04-1973 at Teneriffe on tow by the tug WELSHMAN?.for examination. Left 05-05-1973 Teneriffe for Cadiz for repair. . Lengthened:1975:264.70/249.54. Draft:14.30. New Tonnage:BRT48344/DWT86699.


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Same site has a quote from newspaper saying Marquina radio officer missing and presumed dead. Confirmed my Winston Hawker, who was on the Welshman and went aboard to hook up the tow. Photos show fire extended full length of ship