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SHIP NAME: Polymnia KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
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Fire in accommodation and bridge Jan 04 1991 while on voyage Arrived Tema Jan 12 Moved and anchored off port Jan 16 Towed out from anchorage Aug 16 and arrived Alang Nov 08. To be broken up, as Olymnia.


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Caught fire in crew accommodation whilst on voyage from Brass to Tema.

Cause of the casualty is the explosion of a lighter in a sailor's cabin. Criminal and penal action against the sailor.


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The FSI entry is from the flag state (Greek) investigation report. Not clear what is meant by explosion of lighter, nor why this would bring criminal charges, nor how a lighter with an ounce or so of fluid could start a fire that couldn't be controlled.

We really need to see the full investigation report.