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SHIP NAME: Queen Jane KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source HOOKE
type D
volume
material
dead 24
link

The Panamanian motor bulk carrier Queen Jane which sailed from the Philippine port of Isabel, Leyte Is on Oct 19, 1987, bound for Dalian China, loaded with 15,500 tons of fertilizer in bags, was last reported at noon on Oct 23 off the west cost of Taiwan in lat 23.53N,long 120.07E. There was no further sighting of the vessel, nore were any of her crew located despite an extensive air and sea search Between Oct 23 and 25, the weather in her last reported position was N to NE, force 8-9. Between Oct 26 and 27, the wind was northerly, force 7/8.


source Japanese FSA
type D
volume
material
dead 30
link

Not since head of (detail unknown) Log fertilizer loaded.


source CTX
type D
volume
material
dead 24
link

Force 8 and 9 are not that bad. This is the kind of weather that a ship can expect to encounter perhaps 5 percent of the time.