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SHIP NAME: Stuyvesant KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 1
source CTX
type A
volume 15000B
material crude
dead 0
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ETC has this spill in the Gulf of Alaska at 15000B, and it shows up in a number of breathless local newspaper accounts, as a 600,000 gallon spills. One talks about a 17 ft crack. But CTX has found no mention in USCG records and it does not show up in the TAPS Right of Way renewal study.

We need confirmation of this casualty.

Later found this spill listed in a USCG paper. Says 14,285 barrels of North Slope Crude, 51.29N,136.16W which is open waters in the Gulf of Alaska.

See also 1987-10-04 and 1981-11-30.