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Photographer:Ken Smith [View profile]Title:SAND KITEAdded:Jan 08, 2006
Photo Category: Casualties
SAND KITE 3,110-1974 IMO 7340588 sunk at the Thames Barrier after colliding with the Barrier in thick fog Oct 27th 1998 and seen on Oct 29th
It took several days to discharge the cargo of sand, she was eventually refloated and towed to the Tyne for repairs, she is now sailing as the ALBATROZ. Vessel was built as BOWKNIGHT
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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