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Photographer:Ken Smith [View profile]Title:SAND KITEAdded:Jan 08, 2006
Captured:October 27, 1998IMO:7340588Hits:2,051
Location:London, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Casualties
SAND KITE 3,110-1974 IMO 7340588 Sunk at the Thames Barrier after hitting the Barrier in thick fog Oct 27th 1998, now sailing as ALBATROZ
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Sand Kite (Until 2000 Dec)
- Bowknight (Until 1993)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Suction Dredger
Gross tonnage:3,110 tons
Summer DWT:4,734 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1974
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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Ken Smith on Jan 14, 2006 10:08 (13 years ago)
Thanks Derek

Couldn't really get any better shots than that one, couldn't see anything from the other side

Regards Ken
DEREK SANDS on Jan 10, 2006 20:48 (13 years ago)
Great shot Ken, full of interest and a bit of history.

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