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H.M.S. Bounty sinks, due to Hurricane Sandy

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H.M.S. Bounty sinks, due to Hurricane Sandy

14 rescued, 1 female recovered. Captain still missing...
Photos and text
http://gcaptain.com/photos-show-sinking-bounty/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=F...

Helicopter rescue video.....   http://gcaptain.com/coast-guard-helicopter-crews-save/
search for captain - area extended....   photos of search vessels and text...   http://gcaptain.com/coast-guard-continues-search-captain/
Some pics of the ship, and a list of the crew rescued......   http://gcaptain.com/bounty-abandons-ship-heavy-seas/
If you saw the film "Mutiny on the Bouty"   or "Pirates of the Caribbean".  Dead Man’s Chest and At World’s End.    This is the ship ....
was offered up for sale, earlier this year for $4.6 million
Dick:red All caps title edited as per forum rules.

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Re: H.M.S. BOUNTY SINKS, DUE TO HURRICANE SANDY

The Bounty used to be located on St. Pete Pier in Florida and was a big tourist attraction before being moved.
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Re: H.M.S. Bounty sinks, due to Hurricane Sandy

The lady who died, when Bounty sank, is a distant relative for Fletcher Christian, who instigated the Mutiny on the orginal HMS BOUNTY....
some poignant words from her.....
http://gcaptain.com/bounty-victim-claudene-christian-related-to-fletcher-christian/