• Short Summary

    THE 9,500 TO INDONESIAN FREIGHTER H.O.S.TJOKROAMINOTO, RAN AGROUND AT THE HOOK OF HOLLAND ON WEDNESDAY.

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  • Description

    THE 9,500 TO INDONESIAN FREIGHTER H.O.S.TJOKROAMINOTO, RAN AGROUND AT THE HOOK OF HOLLAND ON WEDNESDAY.

    IN HIGH WINDS SHE GROUNDED AT THE END OF THE NORTHERN PIER, AS SHE WAS ABOUT TO ENTER THE NEW WATERWAY ON HER FIRST VOYAGE TO ROTTERDAM.ALTHOUGH THE VESSEL SPRANG A LEAK, THE 72-MAN CREW WAS NEVER IN DANGER.LIFEBOATS STOOD BY DURING THE FIRST UNSUCCESSFUL ATTEMPT TO FREE HER.

    LATER THE COMBINED EFFORTS OF ELEVEN TUGS MANAGED TO REFLOAT HER, AND SHE WAS TOWED TO ROTTERDAM FOR REPAIRS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6TFK4RPMI2C92UIIYQW4UXNTB
    Media URN:
    VLVA6TFK4RPMI2C92UIIYQW4UXNTB
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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