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British yacht missing with 4 on board  Officials say a search has been called off for four Britons missing at sea after their yacht apparently capsized in the mid-Atlantic North Sea rescue after fire on UK ferry   Northern England: A number of crew members and passengers have been flown to hospital following a fire on board a ferry in the North Sea Tourists jump into UK river in duck boat fire Map of Houses of Parliament United Kingdom  London: London authorities say they have rescued 30 people from the River Thames after a Duck Tour boat caught fire near the Houses of Parliament Woman dies during English Channel charity swim. England Sailor dies as US race boat capsizes  San Francisco Bay Area: A British Olympic sailor has died after a Swedish catamaran capsized during a training session for the America's Cup in San Francisco Bay Solo round-the-world explorer rescued after storm   Japan: The Japanese coast guard has rescued Sarah Outen whose boat was damaged when it rolled several times during a tropical storm Titanic tragedy remembered   Northern Ireland: The 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic is being remembered at events across the world, including in the ship's birthplace Belfa... Six missing in Irish Sea sinking   Wales: The Swanland sank in the Irish Sea overnight but two people have been rescued Ship burns off coast of UK, France. England   Grounded nuclear sub dragged free Map of Skye United Kingdom  Scotland: A nuclear-powered submarine which ran aground in shallow waters off the Isle of Skye has been refloated British, French nuclear submarines collide
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1. 2015-11-23 Drunk Russian sailor crashes 7,000-ton ship into Scotland
C. 2015-02-01 Man scattering ashes swept out to sea Trebarwith Strand, England
3. 2015-01-04 8 missing after cargo ship capsizes off Scotland
4. 2015-01-03 Cargo ship aground off southern England Isle of Wight, England
F. 2014-11-09 Four injured as ferry hits Dover harbour wall Dover, England
G. 2014-10-26 Three surfers die after getting into difficulty in the sea Mawgan Porth, Cornwall, England
H. 2014-10-07 Radioactive ship catches fire in North Sea Moray Firth, North Sea, Scotland
2014-08-16 Man dies after 35 found in container Tilbury Docks, London

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  Drunk Russian sailor crashes 7,000-ton ship into Scotland   Russian mariner who drank half a liter of rum before work, according to investigators, managed to crash into the coast last winter -- at full... Man scattering ashes swept out to sea   England: 51-year-old Shane Galliers is missing after being swept out to sea while scattering his sister's ashes in North Cornwall 8 missing after cargo ship capsizes off Scotland   British rescue teams are searching for eight missing crew members of Cemfjord, a cargo ship that capsized off the north of Scotland Cargo ship aground off southern England   The crew of the Hoegh Osaka, a car transporter ship, which ran aground in the Solent, off the Isle of Wight, have been taken to safety Four injured as ferry hits Dover harbour wall   England: Four people were injured when a cross-channel ferry leaving Dover for France hit a harbour wall Three surfers die after getting into difficulty in the sea. England Radioactive ship catches fire in North Sea   Scotland: An oil platform in the North Sea has been evacuated after a ship carrying radioactive material caught fire and began drifting in the Moray F... Man dies after 35 found in container Map of Tilbury Docks United Kingdom

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  London: A man has died after 35 people - including children - were found in a shipping container. The survivors believed to be from the Indian subcontinent
   Global: The hull of the missing UK yacht Cheeki Rafiki has been found in the North Atlantic ocean by a US Navy warship, the US Coast Guard has said


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  A British Royal Navy nuclear submarine HMS Vanguard and its French Le Triomphant collided while on operations in the Atlantic Ocean

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Nov.10 QE2 liner runs aground near port
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Apr.13 3 dead, 5 missing from capsized ship   Scotland: Rescuers had all but given up hope of finding five crewmen alive. 7 from the Norwegian oil rig support vessel Bourbon Dolphin were rescued Jan.22 Scavengers take washed-up goods
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Feb.6 18 die in tide
  Northern England: At least 10 Chinese shellfish hunters drowned after they were caught by a fast-rising tide on a beach

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Jan.1   Tanker strikes sunken vessel   England: Kerosene-filled tanker struck a sunken vessel in the English Channel

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Dec.15 Cargo wreck obstructs Dover Straits
Map of English Channel United Kingdom  England: The Tricolor was carrying $47.7m worth of luxury cars when it sank in the English Channel following a collision Apr. 14, 1912   S.S. Titanic sank Map of Newfoundland Canada
  Maritime Provinces: RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocea after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage
Feb. 2, 1709 Rescue of Alexander of Selkirk (Robinson Crusoe)
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   Chile: Duke, a privateering ship piloted by William Dampier, and its sailing companion, the Duchess. Thomas Dover led the landing party that met Selkirk

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