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Old 12-01-2006, 09:14 AM
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I wouldn't want to be on the bridge listening to the captain as the bridge came down.... Those big ships take miles to slow down and stop. I'm sure he saw it coming from a long way off. Also... I wouldn't be standing anywhere near as the thing caught fire.... Anyone remember the Texas City fire where a ship caught fire at a dock?.... People were asking, " What's on the ship?".... " Oh nothing dangerous... just some fertilizer..".... A few minutes later...... Ba-Boom..... And the whole town is flattened.
Yep! Another rule.'' Never try to put out a fertilizer fire with water". Several firemen were decapitaded from the blast and a small plane of sightseers was blown out of the sky.
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How would you like to make that call to the boss!
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Where is the sound!!!!! We need sound!
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Old 12-01-2006, 01:35 PM
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That wasn't the skippers fault. You can see the bridge being lowered BEFORE the ship passed. Watch in the very begining of the clip, you can see the bridge going down as the ship hit it.

I think the water was rising!!
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I think the water was rising!!
Yeah, in the captains pants.
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was he on a poker run?


when was that???........I live about 1.5hrs away from Welland, dont remember hearing about that
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How would you like to make that call to the boss!

I think it would go something like this.......um sir um hi are you sitting down..well ya there has been a small problem.....
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when was that???........I live about 1.5hrs away from Welland, dont remember hearing about that
It happened Sunday, August 12, 2001. Heres the news report http://www.cbc.ca/canada/story/2001/...re_010812.html
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It happened Sunday, August 12, 2001. Heres the news report http://www.cbc.ca/canada/story/2001/...re_010812.html
Good info. Thanks!
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