Ship Disasters Timeline

2011     5th October Rena runs aground at Astrolabe reef, New Zealand

2011     9th June Deneb capsizes at Algeciras, Spain

2007     7th November Cosco Busan allides with San Francisco Bay Bridge

2007     18th January MSC Napoli suffers structural damage in storms

1989     24th March Exxon Valdez strikes Bligh reef in Alaska and spills crude oil

1987     6th March MS Herald of Free Enterprise capsizes

1982     Mary Rose raised from sea bed

1912     15th April RMS Titanic sinks

1912     14th April RMS Titanic collides with an iceberg

1912     10th April RMS Titanic sets sail from Southampton, UK

1545     Mary Rose sinks