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Marques sinks during tall ships race

Title
Marques sinks during tall ships race
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
4 Jun 1984
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:05:06
Description
Report on the sinking of the clipper Marques during the Tall Ships Race section between Bermuda and Canada and speculation over causes. Includes comment from Jean Freeman, mother of survivor Andrew Freeman; co-owner Robin Cecil-Wright; former sailor on the ship, Geoff Ridpath.
Contributors
Jean Freeman; Robin Cecil-Wright; Geoff Ridpath
Keywords
Shipwrecks; Sailors; Contests; Seaborne disasters; Ships; Bermuda; Marques

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