The Greek motor tanker San Nikitas
was en route from Husum, Sweden to Ventspils, Latvia
when she ran hard aground near Finngrundet
in lat 61.10N, long 18.24E on December 22, 1983.
Leaking badly she was refloated four days later
with the assistance of three tugs,
then towed to Hudiksvall,
before being towed to Naantali to be drydocked.
Withe severe bottom damage being found,
she was declared a constructive total loss
and sold to Finnish shipbreakers for scrap.