September 26 2019 1104 GMT A Russian trawler with an ammonia tank and carrying about 200000 liters of diesel oil was on fire on September 26 at a.
Trawler explosion. Around 100 people were. A few days ago the Board of Inquiry which was ordered to do an investigation into the explosion released its report which concluded that the fire on the trawler was due to the faulty alternator which had an exposed sparking section of wire. During World War II that stretch of the coast earned the grim nickname Torpedo Alley when German U-boats sank nearly 400 ships in the area killing over 5000 merchant seamen.
On this date there was a large explosion under HMS Adventure near Tongue Light Vessel in the Thames Estuary ten miles north of Margate. A moored Russian trawler in Norway has been capsized in an attempt to stop the ship from exploding after a fire aboard the vessel continued to burn for a second day. The fire led authorities to evacuate surrounding areas because of an explosion risk.
Twenty-four of HMS Adventures crew were killed and sixty-nine were wounded. On the morning of. Local authorities are working to determine the circumstances that led to the explosion and the ensuing blaze.
It was not known at that time but the Adventure had detonated the first magnetic mine. The deceased were the skipper of the trawler Capt. Rune Stoltz BertinussenNTB Scanpix via AP.
Whittleton 43 7 Brougham Street and Mr. Ambulance officers were called to a marina at Scarborough about 1130am AEST after reports of a trawler explosion. Around nine in the morning of 30 May 1626 an explosion at the Wanggongchang Armory in Ming -era Beijing China destroyed almost everything within an area of two square kilometres 077 sq mi surrounding the site.
It rocked the city on a day which should have been among the happiest of the year. An unexploded Second World War bomb was hauled off the seabed by a trawler off the North East coast A Navy bomb disposal squad and divers from Clyde Naval Base confirmed the 1000lb explosive. Munroe 19 of Virginia Village passed away on September 5 after sustaining third degree burns three months prior in a trawler explosion at sea.