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SHIP NAME: Star Connecticut KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source LMIU
type C
volume
material
dead
link

Grounded 1 mile S of Barbers Point 06 Nov 1990 Ingress of water to aft pump-room and engine-room Refloated 07 Nov Moved to mooring buoy and cargo offloaded Temporary repairs subsequently effected at Honolulu. Arrived Bombay Jan 29 1991, to be broken up.


source Environment-Hawaii
type L
volume
material
dead
link http://www.environment-hawaii.org/1290grou.htm

Nice factual summary. Leaving buoy at around 1900 (dark), Captain got too close to reef while disembarking surveyors et all. Contributary cause was Captain was worried about SBM hose and pickup line.