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SS ELETRIC aground at Masirah Island 1968

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The SS Eletric was the former Barrington Court built in 1924 and ran aground on Masirah Island in 1960 on a voyage from Goa to Lubeck with iron. the crew were rescued by the passing tanker Ras al Adh and landed at Suez.
· Date: Mon, 18 March 13 · Views: 642
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Cisco

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Mon, 18 March 13 07:14

Aground on Masirah while bound Goa to Lubeck???? She must have been trying to go direct to avoid canal dues...........

Rescued by Ras al Ardh maybe? https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/galler...l-ardh/cat/503

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Mon, 18 March 13 16:51

ELETRIC was owned by V.Tricoglu whose fleet, all given names ending "tric", sustained several casualties including LEFTRIC which also ran aground on voyage from Mormugao to Europe with iron ore - she grounded and sank outside Mormugao in July 1967
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