SWANLAND - IMO 7607431
|Vessel type:||General Cargo|
|Gross tonnage:||1,978 tons|
|Summer DWT:||3,150 tons|
|Last known position:|
|53°27’7.56” N, 4°38’15.86” W|
|Speed, course (heading):|
|8.4kts, 244° (223°)|
|Arrival:||26th Nov 2011|
|2 years 8 months ago|
|Source:||AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)|
|2011 November 26th, 07:00:09 UTC||Raynes|
|2011 November 20th, 08:00:16 UTC||New Ross|
|2011 November 15th, 10:00:39 UTC||Ipswich|
|2011 November 14th, 16:00:48 UTC||Flashing|
|2011 November 12th, 23:55:13 UTC||Cowes|
|2011 November 9th, 18:00:59 UTC||Raynes Jetty|
|2011 November 7th, 20:00:09 UTC||Londonderry|
|2011 November 5th, 10:00:21 UTC||Runcorn|
|2011 November 4th, 05:00:11 UTC||Drogheda|
|2011 November 2nd, 17:00:09 UTC||Ellesmere||
Photo Comments (9)
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20000+ hits??? Am I missing something on this pic? |
I am over seeing this crap picture. Is there no way Shipspotting can rid themselves of the stupid link to here..
yes,,but seemingly not only the picture,,look at the hits since posted over 15000,,,the hits at the BBC site counting here too,,, looks funny to me |
Hi, I went on the BBC website to see what was going on. They have a picture of the ship and have SHIPSPOTTING.COM as a watermark. It would have been better to state the photographer's name but at least they state the website it's from.
There is a video of the coast guard intervention using IR.
Here is the link : http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-15909625
OK so now the BBC have added the photo directly to their site. Either they have gained permission, or they have no scruples about using other people's work....... ;-) |
Sadly, the ship sank at the last shown AIS location off the Lleyn peninsula, North Wales on 26th November 2011. My thoughts are with the families of those missing.
As for the comment of the BBC using the photo without permission, I am afraid that is wrong. They are actually showing a link that goes to this page, where the photo is. The photo is not on their site, so nothing is wrong with what they are doing!
The BBC are using this photo on the news.. Do they have permission or is it fair use? |
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sank rough weather 26.11.11 6 missing Irish Sea |
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