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SHIP NAME: Era KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source LMIU
type D
volume Y
material
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Collision with tug while trying to berth at Port Bonython in rough conditions 30 Aug 1992 Sustained pierced hull, causing oil spill Temporary repairs effected Sailed 1 Sep.


source AMSA
type D
volume 300T
material bunker fuel
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On 30 August 1992, a bunker fuel tank of the Australian tanker Era was ruptured by the bow of the tug Turmoil during berthing operations at Port Bonython during high winds. Some 300 tons of bunker fuel were released into Spencer Gulf.


source CTX
type C
volume 300T
material bunker fuel
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Why would anyone name a vessel Turmoil?