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SHIP NAME: South Trader KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source DSN
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Chem tank South Trader Setubal for Avonmouth is in lat 50.05.3N, long 06.29.4W with piston failure. Engine will run but cause damage to itself. Tug Far Sky proceeding with intention to tow South Trader to Falmouth.


source CTX
type D
volume N
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Vessel was towed to Falmouth. This ship was subsequently detained at Ghent for seven days starting 20030725 for numerous deficiencies, the bulk of which were mechanical.