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SHIP NAME: Marika KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source Woinin
type A
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dead
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1994-Jan.1 O/O MARIKA, Liberia, class ABS, 170,000dwt, disappear in stormy weather off Newfoundland after she had loaded 150,000 tons iron ore in Seven Islands. All 36 crews missing.


source TSB Canada
type A
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dead 36
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On I January 1994, while outbound from Sept-Iles, the Liberian ore carrier Marika sank 1000 miles east of Newfoundland. All 36 crews persons on board went missing are are presumed dead.


source CTX
type C
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dead
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1973 built Ore/oiler sank in storm 1000 mi east of Newfoundland. Ship was loaded with iron ore from Canada to Netherlands. Almost certainly structural failure.