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iberia collision damage

This shows the amount the boat deck was brought down by the bending of the lifeboat supports on A and B decks.

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On 27th March 1956, while on passage from London to Sydney and steaming off the coast of Ceylon, she collided with the tanker Stanvec Pretoria, resulting in a gash amidships, and extensive buckling to her port side, which damaged her Promenade Deck, Boat Deck and Sports Deck.
 

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[COLOR="Navy"].............................and the 'guilty' party was?[/COLOR]
 

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