Steve's Marine Disaster Pages


...AFTER !
The grand old GLOBAL MARINER, an I.T.F. training ship which suffered a collision with a 9,000 ton dry cargo vessel ("Atlantic Crusader") in the Orinoco River, August 2000. Hatches 1 - 4 flooded within a a matter of minutes, causing the sinking.
A sad end to a noble idea.

Apologies for earlier inaccuracies appearing here, for which I was rightly corrected by a crew member !


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