List of shipwrecks in 1987

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The list of shipwrecks in 1987 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1987.

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January[edit]

4 January[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 4 January 1987
Ship Country Description
Lady Blue  United States The 90-foot (27.4 m) fishing vessel sank in Unimak Pass in the Aleutian Islands.[1]

14 January[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 14 January 1987
Ship Country Description
Testa Rosa  Philippines The cargo ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Portugal with the loss of all 30 crew.[2]

16 January[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 16 January 1987
Ship Country Description
Hetta  United States The 83-foot (25.3 m) fish tender ran aground and sank off Whale Head Island (55°51′40″N 133°41′00″W / 55.86111°N 133.68333°W / 55.86111; -133.68333 (Whale Head Island)) on the west side of Prince of Wales Island in the Alexander Archipelago in Southeast Alaska. Another fishing vessel rescued her crew of three.[3]

28 January[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 28 January 1987
Ship Country Description
Laura  United States The 48-foot (14.6 m) fishing vessel sank in the Shelikof Strait between mainland Alaska and the Kodiak Archipelago.[1]

February[edit]

1 February[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 1 February 1987
Ship Country Description
Midnatsol Norge  Norway The hotel ship foundered off Fredrikstad, Norway. Wreck raised, and broken up in Bruges, Belgium, in June 1987.[4]

4 February[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 4 February 1987
Ship Country Description
Pacific Star  United States The 40-foot (12.2 m) fishing vessel sank with the loss of one crew member after a rogue wave struck her in the North Pacific Ocean approximately 60 nautical miles (110 km; 69 mi) south of Agattu in the Near Islands in the western Aleutian Islands. The other five people aboard were rescued.[5]

6 February[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 6 February 1987
Ship Country Description
Amatuli  United States The fishing vessel caught fire and was abandoned in the Bering Sea approximately 45 nautical miles (83 km; 52 mi) east of St. George Island. She was salvaged, repaired, and returned to service.[6]

8 February[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 8 February 1960
Ship Country Description
Fukuyoshi Maru No. 85  Japan The longliner′s crew abandoned ship after she suffered a propane explosion in her galley and subsequently was gutted by fire in the Bering Sea 120 nautical miles (220 km; 140 mi) northwest of Dutch Harbor in the Aleutian Islands. One member of her crew died, presumably in the explosion; her other 25 crew members were rescued by the fishing vessel Fukuyoshi Maru No. 8 ( Japan). The United States Coast Guard sank her drifting wreck on 14 February.[7]

20 February[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 20 February 1987
Ship Country Description
USS Accokeek  United States Navy The decommissioned auxiliary ocean tug was sunk as an artificial reef in the Gulf of Mexico.

March[edit]

4 March[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 4 March 1987
Ship Country Description
HMAS Colac  Royal Australian Navy The decommissioned tank cleaning vessel, formerly a Bathurst-class corvette, was sunk as a target in the Tasman Sea off the coast of Australia at 34°49′12″S 151°32′00″E / 34.82000°S 151.53333°E / -34.82000; 151.53333 ("HMAS Colc") by a Mark 48 torpedo fired by the submarine HMAS Ovens ( Royal Australian Navy).

6 March[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 6 March 1987
Ship Country Description
Herald of Free Enterprise  United Kingdom The roll-on/roll-off passenger ferry took on water, capsized and sank stern-first with the loss of 193 lives in the North Sea off Zeebrugge, Belgium. Investigators subsequently discovered that her bow doors had been left open.
Northern Challenger  United States The 80-foot (24.4 m) fishing vessel sank off Ugak Island (57°23′N 152°17′W / 57.383°N 152.283°W / 57.383; -152.283 (Ugak Island)) in the Kodiak Archipelago. The fishing vessel Saint Janet ( United States) rescued her entire crew of four.[8]

8 March[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 8 March 1987
Ship Country Description
Birgit N (or Birgit – N)  United States The 123-foot (37.5 m) crab-fishing vessel was wrecked in Patton Cove (51°20′45″N 178°57′00″W / 51.34583°N 178.95000°W / 51.34583; -178.95000 (Patton Cove)) on the coast of Ulak Island in the Aleutian Islands.[9]

15 March[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 15 March 1987
Ship Country Description
Komsomolets Kirgizii  Soviet Union The cargo ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean 150 nautical miles (280 km) off New Jersey, United States. All 37 crew were rescued by American helicopters.[10]

16 March[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 16 March 1987
Ship Country Description
Lovac  United States The 32-foot (9.8 m) fishing vessel disappeared after departing Kodiak, Alaska, to fish for sablefish. It is not clear whether one or two people vanished along with the vessel.[1]

20 March[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 20 March 1987
Ship Country Description
All Alaskan  United States The 340-foot (103.6 m) fish processing ship ran aground north of Big Lake (57°12′30″N 170°10′00″W / 57.2083333°N 170.1666667°W / 57.2083333; -170.1666667 (Big Lake)) on the coast of Saint Paul Island in the Bering Sea. All 142 people aboard survived. Her wreck later was demolished and removed.[6]

21 March[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 21 March 1987
Ship Country Description
Ocean Clipper  United States The 90-foot (27.4 m) fishing vessel was driven ashore during a gale and wrecked on the south coast of Saint Paul Island in the Bering Sea during a storm. Her crew of six abandoned ship in a life raft, reached a reef, and then walked to the shore, from which the high endurance cutter USCGC Midgett (Ensign of the United States Coast Guard.svg United States Coast Guard) rescued them. Ocean Clipper′s wreck was demolished and removed in 2010.[11]

April[edit]

4 April[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 4 April 1987
Ship Country Description
Katy Too  United States The 30-foot (9.1 m) fishing vessel was lost when she was intentionally run aground in Icy Strait in the Alexander Archipelago in Southeast Alaska.[12]

8 April[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 8 April 1987
Ship Country Description
Naknek  United States The 81-foot (24.7 m) tender ran aground and sank in Wells Bay (60°53′30″N 147°28′30″W / 60.89167°N 147.47500°W / 60.89167; -147.47500 (Wells Bay)) in Prince William Sound on the south-central coast of Alaska.[8]

16 April[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 16 April 1987
Ship Country Description
Musson  Soviet Navy The Project 1234 (NATO reporting name "Nanuchka-class) corvette sank after being hit by a P-15M anti-ship cruise missile during an air defense exercise in the Sea of Japan.

21 April[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 21 April 1987
Ship Country Description
Jamie Lynn  United States Damaged earlier while in the harbor at Saint Paul on Saint Paul Island in the Pribilof Islands, the 93-foot (28.3 m) crab-fishing vessel sank with the loss of three lives in the Bering Sea 90 nautical miles (170 km; 100 mi) north of Dutch Harbor, Alaska, while under tow by the fish processing vessel Long Harbor ( United States).[13]

28 April[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 28 April 1987
Ship Country Description
Ranger  United States The 55-foot (16.8 m) longline fishing vessel capsized and sank in Southeast Alaska approximately 30 nautical miles (56 km; 35 mi) northwest of Sitka, Alaska. The United States Coast Guard rescued all three members of her crew from a life raft.[14]

May[edit]

1 May[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 1 May 1987
Ship Country Description
Saint Eloi  France Collided with Cambridge Ferry ( United Kingdom) off Dover, England. Both ships were damaged.

5 May[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 5 May 1987
Ship Country Description
Chabro  United States The 56-foot (17.1 m) fishing vessel sank in a storm with the loss of one life approximately 80 nautical miles (150 km; 92 mi) southeast of Seward, Alaska. The fishing vessel Kodiak ( United States) rescued her four survivors.[15]
Kahiltna II  United States The 47-foot (14.3 m) halibut-fishing vessel sank in a storm approximately 55 nautical miles (102 km; 63 mi) from Cape Resurrection (59°52′N 149°17′W / 59.867°N 149.283°W / 59.867; -149.283 (Cape Resurrection)) on the south-central coast of Alaska. Her crew of five abandoned ship in a life raft and was rescued by the fishing vessel Sea Scape ( United States).[12]
Kvingo  United States The 38-foot (11.6 m) halibut-fishing vessel sank in a storm off the northwest coast of Coronation Island in the Alexandar Archipelago in Southeast Alaska south of Sitka, Alaska. The United States Coast Guard rescued her crew of two.[12]

6 May[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 6 May 1987
Ship Country Description
Hotline  United States The 42-foot (12.8 m) seiner disappeared in a storm with the loss of all four men on board near Nuka Bay (59°19′N 150°33′W / 59.317°N 150.550°W / 59.317; -150.550 (Nuka Bay)) on the east coast of the Kenai Peninsula on the south-central coast of Alaska.[3]

27 May[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 27 May 1987
Ship Country Description
Nawal Saudi Arabia Sank at moorings, Jeddah.[16]

Unknown date[edit]

List of shipwrecks: August 26, 1987
Ship Country Description
Maral R  United Kingdom
Maral R at Seaton Sluice
Ran ashore at Seaton Sluice, Northumberland after an engine fire caused the crew to abandon ship.[1]|}

June[edit]

11 June[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 11 June 1987
Ship Country Description
Southern Viking  United States The fish tender sank after striking a rock off Sutwick Island (57°20′N 153°22′W / 57.333°N 153.367°W / 57.333; -153.367 (Sutwick Island)) in the Kodiak Archipelago. Her crew of four abandoned ship wearing survival suits and were rescued by a fish processing vessel.[17]

12 June[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 12 June 1987
Ship Country Description
Iron Cumberland  Hong Kong The ore carrier sank in the Pacific Ocean. All 29 crew were rescued by Act 5 ( United Kingdom).[18]

15 June[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 15 June 1987
Ship Country Description
ARA Comodoro Py  Argentine Navy The decommissioned Gearing-class destroyer was sunk as a target by a torpedo fired by the submarine ARA Santa Cruz ( Argentine Navy).

16 June[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 16 June 1987
Ship Country Description
Miss Universe  United States The 85-foot (25.9 m) fishing vessel foundered during a voyage from Chignik Lagoon, Alaska, on the coast of the Alaska Peninsula to Alitak Bay (56°53′07″N 154°07′18″W / 56.8853°N 154.1217°W / 56.8853; -154.1217 (Alitak Bay)) on the southern end of Kodiak Island. A United States Coast Guard search discovered her submerged pilothouse in the Semidi Islands. Her entire crew of three – two men and a woman – perished.[19]
HMS Yarmouth  Royal Navy The decommissioned Rothesay-class frigate was sunk as a target in the North Atlantic Ocean by the destroyer HMS Manchester ( Royal Navy).

19 June[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 19 June 1987
Ship Country Description
Cape Chacon  United States The 44-foot (13.4 m) seiner capsized and sank with the loss of one life in the Gulf of Alaska approximately 50 nautical miles (93 km; 58 mi) south of Montague Island on the south-central coast of Alaska. A United States Coast Guard helicopter rescued her three survivors from a life raft.[15]

29 June[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 29 June 1987
Ship Country Description
Sea Turtle  United States The 22-foot (6.7 m) houseboat sank in the western part of Cook Inlet on the south-central coast of Alaska with the loss of both men on board.[17]

July[edit]

2 July[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 2 July 1987
Ship Country Description
Magi  United States The 30-foot (9.1 m) fishing vessel sank at "Naked Island" – the name of a number of islands in the area – in southern Alaska.[19]

16 July[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 17 July 1987
Ship Country Description
Havel  West Germany The cargo ship was sunk to create an artificial reef near Boynton Beach, Florida.

17 July[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 17 July 1987
Ship Country Description
USS Bausell  United States Navy The decommissioned Gearing-class destroyer was sunk as a target in the Pacific Ocean.

22 July[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 22 July 1987
Ship Country Description
Raketeer  United States The vessel was abandoned after she ran aground in Alitak Bay (56°50′N 154°10′W / 56.833°N 154.167°W / 56.833; -154.167 (Alitak Bay)) on the south end of Kodiak Island in the Kodiak Archipelago. A United States Coast Guard helicopter rescued her crew of four.[14]

25 July[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 25 July 1987
Ship Country Description
Binki  United States The 43-foot (13.1 m) fishing vessel capsized and sank with the loss of one life south of Admiralty Island in the Alexander Archipelago in Southeast Alaska. Four of her five survivors were rescued on 26 July by two passing fishing vessels, and the fifth was lifted from the water by a United States Coast Guard helicopter.[9]

28 July[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 28 July 1987
Ship Country Description
Fearless  Cyprus On fire and grounded at 37°09′N 122°41′E / 37.150°N 122.683°E / 37.150; 122.683. Refloated 27 August and scrapped.[20]

29 July[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 29 July 1987
Ship Country Description
Marge  United States The 36-foot (11.0 m) fishing vessel sank at Grand Island (54°58′15″N 132°51′45″W / 54.97083°N 132.86250°W / 54.97083; -132.86250 (Grand Island)) in Southeast Alaska, southeast of Ketchikan, Alaska.[19]

Unknown date[edit]

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date July 1987
Ship Country Description
USS McKean  Turkish Navy The decommissioned Gearing-class destroyer was sunk as a target by a Harpoon missile in the Gulf of Antalya after being transferred to the Turkish Navy and cannibalized for spare parts.

August[edit]

13 August[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 13 August 1987
Ship Country Description
Vega Marie  United States The 85-foot (26 m) fishing vessel sank in the North Pacific Ocean 50 nautical miles (93 km; 58 mi) south of Unimak Pass, Alaska. Her crew was rescued.[21]

17 August[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 17 August 1987
Ship Country Description
Unidentified tank barge  United States The retired 250-foot (76.2 m) tank barge was scuttled as an artificial reef in the North Atlantic Ocean 6.5 nautical miles (12.0 km; 7.5 mi) off Harvey Cedars, New Jersey, in 80 feet (24 m) of water at 39°37.498′N 074°01.412′W / 39.624967°N 74.023533°W / 39.624967; -74.023533 (Molasses Barge). Her wreck is known as the 'Molasses Barge."[22]

September[edit]

10 September[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 10 September 1987
Ship Country Description
Coney Island  United States The retired 250-foot (76.2 m) sludge tanker was scuttled as an artificial reef in 125 feet (38 m) of water in the North Atlantic Ocean off New Jersey at 40°06.285′N 073°41.365′W / 40.104750°N 73.689417°W / 40.104750; -73.689417 (Coney Island).[23]

16 September[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 16 September 1987
Ship Country Description
Swenson II  United States The retired 130-foot (39.6 m) barge was scuttled as an artificial reef in the North Atlantic Ocean 3.6 nautical miles (6.7 km; 4.1 mi) off Sea Girt, New Jersey, at 40°07.305′N 073°56.885′W / 40.121750°N 73.948083°W / 40.121750; -73.948083 (Swenson II).[24]

19 September[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 19 September 1987
Ship Country Description
Golden Pride  United States The 83-foot (25.3 m) fishing trawler capsized and sank in Unimak Pass in the Aleutian Islands. Another fishing vessel rescued her crew of four from a life raft.[25]
Nordfjord  United States During a voyage from Seattle, Washington, to Unimak Pass in the Aleutian Islands, the 127-foot (38.7 m) fishing trawler disappeared with the loss of her entire crew of five after sending out a brief distress message in the Gulf of Alaska approximately 200 nautical miles (370 km; 230 mi) south of Valdez, Alaska.[8]

26 September[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 26 September 1987
Ship Country Description
Iran Ajr  Islamic Republic of Iran Navy The landing craft was scuttled in the Persian Gulf by U.S. forces, five days after she was damaged by United States Army attack helicopters and captured by United States Navy SEALs when U.S. forces detected her laying mines in the Persian Gulf.

October[edit]

1 October[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 1 October 1987
Ship Country Description
Lora Lee  United States The fishing vessel sank near Kodiak, Alaska.[1]
Wicklow  United States A freak 70 mph (110 km/h) wind drove the 28-foot (8.5 m) gillnetter ashore and wrecked her in Astrolabe Bay in Southeast Alaska. A United States Coast Guard helicopter rescued both members of her crew.[26]

16 October[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 16 October 1987
Ship Country Description
Hengist  United Kingdom Great Storm of 1987: The ferry was beached at Folkestone Warren.[27] Her crew were rescued by breeches buoy.[28] Refloated in November, repaired and returned to service.[29]
Sumnea  United Kingdom Great Storm of 1987: The bulk carrier capsized at Dover, Kent,[30] with the loss of three of her six crew. Survivors were rescued by Rotary Service (Flag of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.svg Royal National Lifeboat Institution).[28]

November[edit]

5 November[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 5 November 1987
Ship Country Description
Uyak II  United States The 112-foot (34.1 m) fishing trawler sank in the Gulf of Alaska off the south end of Kodiak Island with the loss of four of her six crew members.[31]

7 November[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 7 November 1987
Ship Country Description
Aqua II  United States The retired 110-foot (33.5 m) water barge was scuttled as an artificial reef in the North Atlantic Ocean 6.5 nautical miles (12.0 km; 7.5 mi) off Harvey Cedars, New Jersey, in 80 feet (24 m) of water at 39°37.474′N 074°01.217′W / 39.624567°N 74.020283°W / 39.624567; -74.020283 (Aqua II).[32]

14 November[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 14 November 1987
Ship Country Description
Peggy Diana  United States The retired 56-foot (17.1 m) LCM-6-class landing craft mechanized was scuttled as an artificial reef in the North Atlantic Ocean off Cape May, New Jersey, at 38°50.830′N 074°42.510′W / 38.847167°N 74.708500°W / 38.847167; -74.708500 (Peggy Diana).[33]

27 November[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 27 November 1987
Ship Country Description
USCGC Duane  United States Coast Guard The decommissioned Treasury-class cutter was scuttled as an artificial reef off Key Largo, Florida.

28 November[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 28 November 1987
Ship Country Description
USCGC Bibb  United States Coast Guard The decommissioned Treasury-class cutter was scuttled as an artificial reef 1 nautical mile (1.15 miles; 1.9 km) south of Molasses Reef near Key Largo, Florida.

30 November[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 30 November 1987
Ship Country Description
SAS Haerlem  South African Navy The decommissioned Ford-class seaward defence boat was scuttled as an artificial reef off Humewood Beach, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

December[edit]

5 December[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 5 December 1987
Ship Country Description
Cason  Panama The cargo ship caught fire off Galicia, Spain and was beached off Cape Finisterre with the loss of 23 of her 31 crew.[34]

7 December[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 7 December 1987
Ship Country Description
Hydro Atlantic United States United States Army The decommissioned United States Army Corps of Engineers dredge foundered from leaks and sank 1 mile (1.6 km) off Boca Raton, Florida while going to Texas for scrapping.[35]

8 December[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 8 December 1987
Ship Country Description
Vitautas Putna  Soviet Union The factory ship caught fire at 45°04′N 8°09′W / 45.067°N 8.150°W / 45.067; -8.150 and abandoned by her crew with the loss of two lives.[36]

10 December[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 10 December 1987
Ship Country Description
Bluebird  United States The 46-foot (14.0 m) fishing vessel sank approximately 12 nautical miles (22 km; 14 mi) southwest of Sitka, Alaska, in a snowstorm with 70-mile-per-hour (110 km/h) winds and 30-foot (9.1 m) seas. A United States Coast Guard helicopter rescued both people – a man and his six-year-old son – on board.[9]

12 December[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 12 December 1987
Ship Country Description
Samson  Malta
Samson

Crane barge, ran aground at Rams Head, Ardmore, County Waterford, after tow parted in rough seas.

20 December[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 20 December 1987
Ship Country Description
Doña Paz & Vector  Philippines The passenger ferry and oil tanker both sank in the Tablas Strait in the Philippines after colliding, killing 4,341 people.[37]

24 December[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 24 December 1987
Ship Country Description
The Christian Flag unknown The coastal tanker ran aground at Sands of Forvie, Grampian, United Kingdom. Later refloated.[38][39]

31 December[edit]

List of shipwrecks: 31 December 1987
Ship Country Description
Windy Sea  United States The 32-foot (9.8 m) seiner, longliner, and crabber sank in the Gulf of Alaska off Kodiak, Alaska. Her crew survived.[26]

Unknown date[edit]

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1987
Ship Country Description
Kvingo  United States The 38-foot (11.6 m) halibut-fishing vessel sank in Southeast Alaska during a gale. The United States Coast Guard rescued her crew of two.[12]
Scotia Cape  Canada The 36-metre (118.1 ft) seiner/trawler sank in rough seas near the Queen Charlotte islands. The ship and seven crew left dock on January 27 and was last sighted in the Goletas Channel. The search lasted for 8 days, but no trace was found. [40][41]

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Ship events in 1987
Ship launches: 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992
Ship commissionings: 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992
Ship decommissionings: 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992
Shipwrecks: 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992