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Ville de Liege – the shipping accident that was waiting to happen

On 11 February 1929, the steel screw turbine Belgian State Railways cross-Channel fleet steamer, Ville de Liege, sank in Dover harbour. The origins of the catastrophe were set in motion some 400 years before! Up until the end of the … Continue reading

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