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Old September 21st, 2013, 06:56 AM
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Originally Posted by Paul Motter View Post
The NY Times did a tasteful piece about a significant part of new York History, when firefighters pumped so much water into a burning ship (The Normandie) in Manhattan harbor that she capsized just like Concordia. I already knew this story, but I bet a lot of people didn't know it.

http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/20...on-water/?_r=0

I just saw a wonderful display and large model of the Normandie last week in of all places: Normandy. I believe she was the sister ship to the SS France that became The Norway.
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