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Offline Rob Lightbody

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Re: 1992 Martha's Vinyard Grounding
« Reply #40 on: Sep 03, 2013, 11:15 PM »
I don't think this has been posted before... A really excellent write up by beyond ships website.

http://www.beyondships2.com/qe2-marthas-vineyard.html
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Offline Louis Betti

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« Reply #41 on: Oct 23, 2013, 02:17 AM »
Not many people can say they were aboard the ship when she hit the un-charted rock, but I can!  ;D

Offline Isabelle Prondzynski

Re: 1992 Martha's Vineyard Grounding
« Reply #42 on: Nov 11, 2013, 11:02 PM »
Not many people can say they were aboard the ship when she hit the un-charted rock, but I can!  ;D

Do tell us about it, Louis -- it must have been a day to remember!

Offline Cunarder Man

Re: 1992 Martha's Vineyard Grounding
« Reply #43 on: Aug 07, 2016, 11:06 AM »
24 Years ago today.
(This picture of the crew T-shirt already posted 2010)
« Last Edit: Aug 07, 2016, 11:10 AM by Cunarder Man »

Offline Davina

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Re: 1992 Martha's Vineyard Grounding
« Reply #44 on: Aug 07, 2016, 11:23 AM »
I was onboard
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Offline cunardqueen

Re: 1992 Martha's Vineyard Grounding
« Reply #45 on: Aug 07, 2016, 04:10 PM »
Caught between a rock and a hard place.....
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Offline pete cain

Re: 1992 Martha's Vineyard Grounding
« Reply #46 on: Oct 07, 2016, 05:09 PM »
 Been ferreting around. Here's a nice link telling how they ever so carefully looked after her - to get her in dock    http://www.csmonitor.com/1992/0814/14032.html

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Re: 1992 Martha's Vineyard Grounding
« Reply #47 on: Oct 09, 2016, 12:33 PM »
Been ferreting around. Here's a nice link telling how they ever so carefully looked after her - to get her in dock    http://www.csmonitor.com/1992/0814/14032.html

Fantastic, I'd never read that before, thanks.
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Re: 1992 Martha's Vineyard Grounding
« Reply #48 on: Feb 16, 2017, 09:07 PM »
A few photos from the damage thanks to Jon Edmonds

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Re: 1992 Martha's Vineyard Grounding
« Reply #49 on: Mar 13, 2017, 02:38 PM »
The Newspaper reports The Boston Herald
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