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The mary deare was a 6000-ton freighter which emerged one night from severe biscay gales into the english channel, and into the newspaper headlines. Find great deals on ebay for wreck of the mary deare shop with confidence. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of wreck of the mary deare a small salvage boat almost collides with a freighter during a storm the captain of salvage boat (charlton heston) boards the apparently deserted freighter under difficult conditions.
When john accuses patch of deliberately attempting to wreck the mary deare , patch orders him to continue stoking confused and unable to handle the ship alone, john complies and patch drives the mary deare aground on the minkies reef.
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