Back to Casualty List | Search The Casualty Database
Precis File
SHIP NAME: Eleftheria M. KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source LMIU
type C
volume
material
dead
link

On fire Mar 31 1985 while unloading at Venice Extinguished Apr 1. Sold and broken up.


source HOOKE
type A
volume
material
dead
link

During the night of March 31, 1985, while at Porto Marghera, near Venice, discharging a part cargo of fuel oil that had been loaded at Constantza, a serious fire broke out on board the Liberian motor tanker Eleftheria M. The bridge, accommodation, and engine room were all badly damaged, and the master and two crew members were injured during the blaze. After being declared a contructive total loss, the tanker was sold to Spanish shipbreakers and scrapped at Barcelona, to where she was towed in July.


source CTX
type C
volume
material
dead
link

Calling this an Engine Room fire, which it very likely was,