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SHIP NAME: Topkapi S KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source HOOKE
type A
volume
material
dead 18
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A total of 18 seamen lost their lives when the Turkish motor ore carrier Topkapi S sank during a Force 10 storm in the Black Sea in the vicinity of Eregli on October 29, 1987. Only six crewmen were rescued from the vessel, which had been on a voyage from Rio de Janeiro to Eregli carrying 60000 tons of iron ore fines.


source CTX
type D
volume
material
dead 18
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