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Old 28th May 2007, 18:00
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Shillong 8934 tons. Sank with the loss of 3 lives when in collision with Purfina Congo 190 miles south of Suez. Date 22nd October 1957. Carrying passengers and cargo from Hamburg via London to Tsingtao. She had 87 crew and 6 passengers.
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