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SHIP NAME: Tanfory KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source HOOKE
type A
volume Y
material
dead 0
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On March 4, 1985, while en route from Kandla, NW India to Chittagong, carrying a cargo of 15,328 tonnes of salt and 1,800 tons of bentonite, the Panamanian motor bulk carrier Tanfory was abandoned by her crew following flooding of three holds about 60 miles off Trincomalee in lat 07.50N, long 83.10E. All her crew members were safely picked up by the motor tanker Kriti Samaria, which landed them at Columbo. The tanfory was presumed to have sunk soon afterwards.


source MSI
type D
volume Y
material
dead 0
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Has same date and location.