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SHIP NAME: Charalambos KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 5
source LMIU
type C
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Sustained severe heavy weather damage in vicinity of Yucatan, Mexico Dec 26-27 1982 Diverted to Freeport, Bahamas, where cargo discharged, then proceeded to Baltimore. Sold and broken up.


source MSC 49/15
type C
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Sustained extensive damage to hull in heavy weather off Yucatan Penisula. Subsequently sold for breaking up.


source NAS, Reassessment of the Marine Salvage Posture of the US
type D
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Has a table of salvage operations. For Charalambos says

Large section of side plate fell off while being towed to scrap.

Flooded opposite side tanks sufficiently to bring upright.

Continued in tow.


source ETC
type D
volume 7300B
material Peruvian crude
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Probably a nominal value.


source CTX
type D
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Would not be surprised if plating that gave way was in permanent midship ballast tank, but at this point simply do not know.