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Eleni V explosion

Title
Eleni V explosion
Genre
News report
TX Date
May 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:07:00
Description
Report on the condition of the Greek oil tanker Eleni V, which collided with the French bulk carrier Roseline in the North Sea on 06/05/78 and has subsequently been blown up by the Royal Navy (30/05/78). The oil that has come to the surface is now being sprayed. Male studio reporter not identified; reporter at sea identified only as Malcolm (poss. Malcolm Brabant?).
Contributors
Malcolm Brabant?
Keywords
Shipwrecks; Pollution; Seaborne disasters; Explosions; Oil pollution; Marine pollution; Eleni V (ship)

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