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Re: HMS Bounty in trouble...
I just read on AOL, that the CPT Robin Wallbridge is missing, one dead (42 YO, C. Christian), appears that everyone else has been saved.
I read that they lost their diesels and taking on water. I understand, when they lost the diesels they were doomed.
I ask this and very green to sailing.... would it have been better to put into port when the force of the hurricane was known ? ...
I'm Not 2nd guessing anyone, just asking a question to gain useful information (green sailor) for my use in the future.
Go back to page 1 of this thread and read along. Most of your questions have already been questioned...