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Old 31-01-2010, 10:35   #1
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Just picked this up off the SSCN:"We have just posted an important notice authored by our fearless roving reporter, Captain Jane Tigar, about a series of containers accidentally dropped from an ocean going freighter. These potential obstructions are littering the Gulf Stream waters off the Palm Beaches, and will be of great concern to those cruisers looking to cross to the Bahamas from Florida.

If you are contemplating a cruise from Florida, across the Gulf Stream, please check out Captain Jane's full account by going to: "
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Hazardous Materials...great. Why couldn't it be tennis shoes or generators or hand-held VHF radios?
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