• Short Summary

    THE FIRE CONTINUES TO BURN ABOARD THE ROGER BLOUGH TONIGHT... A SHIP CHRISTENED JUST 18?

  • Description

    THE FIRE CONTINUES TO BURN ABOARD THE ROGER BLOUGH TONIGHT... A SHIP CHRISTENED JUST 18 DAYS AGO.

    FOR MEN ARE MISSING AND MAY BE TRAPPED BELOW DECK. FIFTEEN OTHERS WERE INJURED
    THE SHIP HAD BEEN FUELED IN PREPARATION FOR SEA TRIALS WHICH WERE TO BEGIN NEXT MONTE. THE FUEL IS NOW FEEDING THE FIRE. THE SHIP'S ENGINE SYSTEM HAD FAILED DURING TESTS AND NEW DIESEL ENGINES WERE BEING INSTALLED TODAY WHEN THE FIRE BROKE OUT IN THE ENGINE ROOM AREA.

    THE 20-MILLION DOLLAR ORE CARRIER HAS BEEN UNDER CONST% UNION FOR 3 YEARS. IT'S NOT KNOWN HOW LONG IT WILL TAKE TO DETERMINE WHETHER THE MISSING MEN ARE ABOARD THE SHIP, OR HOW MUCH DAMAGE HAS BEEN DONE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAIEO350SJDTP25URES5PV3DI4
    Media URN:
    VLVAAIEO350SJDTP25URES5PV3DI4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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