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SHIP NAME: San Jorge KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 4
source LMIU
type C
volume 3000KL
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Grounded 20 miles SSW of Punta del Este 08 Feb 1997 Double bottom and one tank holed, abt 3,000 cu m of crude spilled Lightered cargo and refloated 10 Feb Anchored Finished lightering 17 Feb Ar Mangalia 20 May for repairs Sd 11 Dec.


source ETC
type D
volume 31429B
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ETC says August 2nd, probably a transposition.


source ERC
type D
volume 1320000G
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ETC says August 2nd, probably a transposition.


source CTX
type C
volume 5000T
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Ship was loaded en route southern Argentina to Sao Sebastiao Brazil. Salvor Titan say hit "uncharted rock" at night. This was a double bottom ship. Big damage. Titans says all but one of the double bottom tanks and 1P, 1S and 2P were breached. Flooding of double bottom made if very difficult to refloat the ship. Eventually ended up lightering 52,000 tons of the 57,000 on board. Titan says ship was scrapped.