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  1. M.S. Rugeley   (renamed Madura)

    M.S. Rugeley (renamed Madura)

    A view of typhoon victim M.V. Rugeley from the seaward side. Taikoo Dockyard's crane barge alongside - this held diving equipment and provided cranage. The crane had a lifting capacity of 40 tons at 10'-6" and 7.5 tons at 25'-0".
  2. M.S. Rugeley   (renamed Madura)

    M.S. Rugeley (renamed Madura)

    On 1st June, 1964, the Salvage Tug Tai Koo sailed to Lantao Island where m.s. Madura (ex Rugeley) was surveyed, as she lay, after passage of Typhoon Viola, with a view to possible salvage. About a week later, it was agreed with the ship's owners to attempt salvage on the basis of Lloyds Open Form a