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SHIP NAME: Point Milton KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
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Machinery failure, Jan 12 1982, in 38 51 N 72 58 W Put back, in tow Jan 14.


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The 39 year old American steam tanker Point Milton, which sailed from New York on January 12, 1982, bound for Portland, Oregon in ballast, had a breakdown of her main propulsion machinery the following day when in lat 38.51N, long 72.58W. She was towed back to New York on January 14 and an inspection revealed that extensive damage had been sustained. Declared a CTL she was scrapped at New York.


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Strange voyage, maybe headed for lay up?