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SHIP NAME: Corona Canyon KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
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On December 7, 1975, while entering the port of Fortaleza from Recife, teh Liberian motor tanker Corona Canyon struck bottom due to a temporary loss of steerage. The extent of the damage was revealed when the vessel underwent drydocking at Montevideo on December 31. She was declared a CTL and sold to Pakistani shipbreakers for demolition, which took place at Gadani Beach in September 1977.


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Not in ETC, so maybe no spill despite all the damage? Must have been in ballast.