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Amoco Cadiz oil spill

Title
Amoco Cadiz oil spill
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Mar 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:01:49
Description
Interview with male speaker about the clean-up operation following the Amoco Cadiz crude oil tanker splitting in two after running aground on Portsall Rocks, three miles off the coast of Brittany on 16/03/78 resulting in a large oil spill. Interviewer and interviewee not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
Shipwrecks; Petroleum; UK; France; Oil; Seaborne disasters; Oil pollution; Marine pollution; Amoco Cadiz (ship); Brittany

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