Thursday, March 4, 2021
Accidents

One Year After Grounding, Abandoned Cargo Ship Continues to Pose a Hazard in Ireland

Authorities in Ireland are still working through details of what to do with a grounded cargo ship that has been stranded along the country’s rugged southwest coast for more than...

March 4, 2021
Total Views: 9887

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
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Maritime News

Abandoned ‘Ghost Ship’ Washes Ashore in Ireland

An abandoned cargo ship has washed up in Ireland after more than a year adrift in the North Atlantic.  The M/V Alta first made made headlines in October 2018 when...

February 18, 2020
Total Views: 141

Thursday, September 5, 2019
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Maritime News

Abandoned Cargo Ship Found Drifting in the Mid-Atlantic

The Royal Navy ice patrol ship stumbled upon a mysterious ghost ship while in underway in the mid-Atlantic Ocean earlier this week. The Royal Navy’s HMS Protector came across the...

September 5, 2019
Total Views: 638

Thursday, October 4, 2018
Myanmar Ghost Ship
Maritime News

Abandoned ‘Ghost Ship’ Sinks Off Myanmar

An abandoned ghost ship that drifted into Myanmar’s waters in August has now sunk, officials said Tuesday. The ship, which has identified as the Indonesian-registered Sam Ratulangi PB 1600, was...

October 4, 2018
Total Views: 337

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
News

Mysterious Ghost Ship Spotted on Lake Superior?

A video uploaded to Youtube has some people on the internet thinking they’ve just seen a ghost (ship, that is). The video was uploaded by Jason Asselin, who says he...

October 11, 2016
Total Views: 42

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Interesting

Owner of Mystery Oil Tanker Comes Forward, Sheds Some Light on Abandoned Ship

Authorities in Liberia have located the Nigerian owner of the mystery ghost ship that washed up without explanation along Liberia’s coast earlier this month. The alleged owner, identified as Robert M....

May 18, 2016
Total Views: 151

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
News

North Korean Ghost Boats

BY JU-MIN PARK AND KAORI KANEKO (Reuters) Fishing boats carrying decomposed corpses have washed ashore in Japan in recent weeks, leading to speculation these “ghost ships” are rickety North Korean vessels...

December 1, 2015
Total Views: 20

Friday, January 24, 2014
Interesting

Cannibal Rat-Infested Ghost Ship Story Goes Viral -Lyubov Orlova FAQ

You'd have to be hiding under a rock to not know that internet has exploded with reports that a Russian ghost ship infested with cannibal rats is heading straight for the U.K. coast.

January 24, 2014
Total Views: 89

Friday, June 7, 2013
Incidents

Have You Seen This Ship? Russian Ghost Ship Has Vanished

(Note: Click HERE to visit our forum for the full discussion of this article) UPDATE Jan. 24, 2013: Cannibal Rat-Infested Ghost Ship Story Hijacks the Internet -FAQ Is this Russian...

June 7, 2013
Total Views: 68

Friday, February 22, 2013
News

Derelict Cruise Ship M/V Lyubov Orlova Spotted [UPDATE]

UPDATE Jan. 24, 2013: Cannibal Rat-Infested Ghost Ship Story Hijacks the Internet -FAQ Update: According to data from the U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency obtained by AFP, the derelict Lyubov Orlova has been...

February 22, 2013
Total Views: 52

Thursday, January 31, 2013
M/V Lyubov Orlov
News

Atlantic Hawk Secures Derelict Cruise Ship Off Newfoundland

UPDATE Jan. 24, 2013: Cannibal Rat-Infested Ghost Ship Story Hijacks the Internet -FAQ 3 years ago the M/V Lyubov Orlova was an expedition cruise ship carrying high-paying passengers to remote polar...

January 31, 2013
Total Views: 25

Friday, April 6, 2012
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Blog

‘Tsunami Ghost Ship’ No More – USCG Sinks Derelict Vessel [VIDEO]

After surviving one the most devastating earthquake and tsunami ever recorded and a full year unmanned and adrift on the world’s largest ocean, the Ryou-Un Maru, aka the Tsunami Ghost...

April 6, 2012
Total Views: 50

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
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Blog

USCG Tracking ‘Tsunami Ghost Ship’

The USCG says it has started to track the Japanese fishing trawler RYOU-UN MARU, aka the Tsunami Ghost Ship, after the weathered vessel drifted into U.S. waters over the weekend....

April 3, 2012
Total Views: 3

Saturday, March 24, 2012
Blog

Ship Photo of The Week – Tsunami Ghost Ship Spotted Off British Columbia

More than a year after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami devastated Japan, a Japanese fishing boat has been found drifting aimlessly off the coast of British Columbia. The beat up...

March 24, 2012
Total Views: 16

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Blog

Another Death on Infamous Queen Mary

A woman has plunged to her death on the RMS Queen Mary, the legendary (and haunted) ocean liner permanently docked in Long Beach.  The accident happened at approximately 8:00 pm...

December 6, 2011
Total Views: 143

Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Abandoned Cruise Ship Google Earth
Incidents

The Dead Cruise Ship World Discoverer – Incident Photo of The Week

Built as the BEWA Discoverer in 1976, the vessel was sold to Adventure Cruises Inc. and renamed the World Discoverer. The ship was then put on a long term charter...

September 27, 2011
Total Views: 1012

Thursday, April 14, 2011
Blog

Suisun Bay Mothball Fleet Revealed – Photography Tour Of The Old Ships

If you have ever worked on a older Marad vessel in California waters there is a good chance you’ve been sent to Suisun Bay to steal parts off an older...

April 14, 2011
Total Views: 33

Saturday, July 31, 2010
Incidents

Mary Celeste = the greatest maritime mystery of all time.

Undoubtedly the most famous of all the real-life ghost ships, the Mary Celeste was a merchant ship that was found derelict and adrift in the Atlantic Ocean in 1872. The...

July 31, 2010
Total Views: 78

Thursday, July 15, 2010
Uncategorized

Ghost Ship – The Flying Dutchman

The legend of The Flying Dutchman is said to have started in 1641 when a Dutch ship sank off the coast of the Cape of Good Hope: In the year...

July 15, 2010
Total Views: 89

Thursday, May 14, 2009
Photo

Idle Ships Off Singapore Coast

Over the past day or so, there has been an article going around to different news sources about the hundreds of idle ships off the coast of Singapore as a...

May 14, 2009
Total Views: 11