Wreck of the Korean Star

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PhilipS on December 28, 2010

The wreck of the Korean Star shortly after if went aground and broke in half.

Photo courtesy of my Father L.A. Schubert.

InTheBush on December 28, 2010

Wow Phil, it looks like brand new in this pic :-) Makes you realize just how big it was!! I'm amazed at the power of the ocean to totally reduce this enormous ship to NOTHING....good photo!

Geerten on December 30, 2010

phew... good to have this photo! when did this happen?

InTheBush on December 30, 2010

Hi Geerten, the ship was blown off it's moorings and ran aground in a gale in 1988...

PhilipS on December 31, 2010

There is an account of what happens at this link

Korean Star Report

dziwnowik on January 3, 2011

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PhilipS on January 6, 2011

Thanks fir the vote and liikes,

Cheers Phil

Philip Schubert on March 12, 2011

People dive on the remains ofvthe wreck here now, apparently the engine room is now accessible

GasGasL€X on June 28, 2015

I went here today ( June 2015), and all that's left are four ribs of the hull that can be glimpsed in between swells... Otherwise it's all but gone.. Top image Phill!

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