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SHIP NAME: Manamaria KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source LMIU
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Fire in engine-room Jun 08 1982 in 35 36 N 11 48 E Fire extinguished Jun 9 Towed in abt Jun 11. Sold and broken up.


source HOOKE
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Having sailed from Zawia, Libya, carrying a cargo of 20,000 tons of diesel oil bound for either Algeria or Great Britain, the Greek motor tanker Manamaria was abandoned by her crew due to a fire in the engine room when approximately 37 miles west of Lampedusa Ialand in lat 35.36N, long 11.48E on June 8, 1982. All 27 crew members safely abandoned the blazing vessel, being taken on board the motor bulk carrier O Solo Mio.

The seriously damaged Manamaria was towed to Augusta before proceeding to Piraeus. Declared a CTL, she was then broken up.


source REMPEC
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Fire controlled. Tanker towed to Augusta.