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The Marchioness

Author: Bryn Higgins; John Nettles
Publisher: London : British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), 1999.
Series: Disaster; Engineering case studies online
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In August 1989, 51 people lost their lives when the Bowbelle dredger collided with the Marchioness passenger boat on the River Thames. The design of both vessels was criticised. Numerous warnings about the inevitability of such an accident had gone unheeded for years.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Marchioness.
London : British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), 1999
(OCoLC)51664000
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bryn Higgins; John Nettles
OCLC Number: 867771109
Language Note: This edition in English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed Dec. 24, 2013).
Description: 1 online resource (29 min.).
Series Title: Disaster; Engineering case studies online
Responsibility: produced by Bryn Higgins.

Abstract:

In August 1989, 51 people lost their lives when the Bowbelle dredger collided with the Marchioness passenger boat on the River Thames. The design of both vessels was criticised. Numerous warnings about the inevitability of such an accident had gone unheeded for years.

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