Categories: Tragedy, Industry
While berthed in Limehouse Basin undergoing a conversion, on 25 January 1980 a fire on this 1,000-ton petroleum gas tanker caused the death of Leading Fireman Stephen Maynard.
Our colleague Andrew Behan found the photo.
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M. V. Rudi M
Plaque erected on the 30th anniversary.
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Mine-owner in Dulais Valley, Wales. Named his mine after his seven sisters. ...
Soap magnate and philanthropist, founder of Port Sunlight, near Liverpool. B...
This organisation has been a bit of a political football, often having its na...
Grunwick was a photographic film processing firm. 90% of its employees were e...
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12,210 brave WW1 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.
23,831 brave WW2 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.