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SHIP NAME: Globe Maritima KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
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Machinery failure Sep 5-10 1981 in 22 53 N 72 30 W Towed in Sep 19. Sold and broken up.


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While on a voyage from Freeport Bahamas to Buenos Aires, loaded with a cargo of 19,083 tons of crude oil, the Gibraltar registered steam tanker Globe maritime experienced boiler and machinery breakdowns when approximately 200 miles north of Puerto Rico during the period September 5-10 1981. After being towed to Jacksonville on September 19, she was declared a CTL and subsequently sold by the US Marshal at a forced auction.