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  1. Sovereign Explorer

    Sovereign Explorer

    Built 1984 in Cammell Lairds, the first and I believe, only rig they ever built. I remember the launch, Lairds were building six other ships at the time, and everyone stopped to watch this launch. Something went wrong and a wire rope snapped, whiplashed back and maimed one of the sailor gang on the
  2. Sovereign Explorer

    Sovereign Explorer

    Drilling rig Sovereign Explorer on tow by Maersk `R` boat.
  3. Sovereign Explorer

    Sovereign Explorer

    November 2000 at Las Palmas for general repairs and some conversion work.
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