Heat Haze Collision 1926

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Full title reads: "Heat haze collision. Russian steamer Budney rammed by London steamer Kent in the Channel".

Dover, Kent.

L/S of the Budney with Cyrillic writing on her bow. View of white cliffs in background. M/S of the side of the vessel - sailors stand on deck, just below them...



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G 1325
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01:31:07:00 / 01:32:00:00
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