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SHIP NAME: Tellier KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source MSC 83/INF.3
type A
volume
material
dead
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Broke moorings. hull and deck fractures.

Wind blew ship from its berth at Skikda, Algeria. Cargo trasnfer arms sheared. No LNG released; cargo transfer haad been stopped. According to sme verbal accounts of this incident, LNG was released from the cargo transfer arms.

Broke moorings whilest loading at Skikda in heavy weather on 15.2.89. Hull and deck damaged.


source CTX
type C
volume 1T
material B
dead 28
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MSC 83/INF.3 is a compilation from various sources including LRFP, Colton and Quest.

At least one database (DNV) confuses this casualty with the killer Maassluis (19890215_001) casualty on the same day at Skikda.