|Photographer:||jackosan [View profile]||Title:||MIRAFLORES||Added:||Dec 30, 2018|
|Burnt-out tanker “Miraflores” at Antwerp, June 1963
Gross tons: 20,776
Builder: Ansaldo Cantiere Navale, Sestri Ponente, Italy
February 26 1963: collided with British tanker “Abadesa” (13,571 tons gross, owned by Furness-Houlder Argentine Lines Ltd., London) in the Westerschelde & subsequently gutted by fire with the loss of 9 lives.
One report says that she was rebuilt, returned to service & scrapped in 1974.