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SHIP NAME: Al Dammam KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source ETC
type D
volume 11000B
material crude
dead
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source HOOKE
type A
volume
material
dead
link

The Saudi Arabian motor tanker Al-Dammam was extensively damaged by a fire that broke out when near Agioi Theodoroi, Greece on June 29, 1976. She was subsequently towed to Piraeus on July 13 and laid up in Eleusis Roads. After being declared a CTL, she was sold to Spanish shipbnreakers fro scrap in July 1979.


source CTX
type D
volume 16000T
material C
dead 33
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Cedre paper puts this spill at 15714 tons, says nav error, fire, but we have no confirmation. ITOPF says 16000 tons but calls cause "unknown". Not in Rempec, Dont know where the 33 dead came from, seems very unlikely given Hooke account.