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Fishing vessel sits high and dry


June 09, 2005

Juneau, Alaska - After grounding near Geese Island last Thursday the fishing vessel Buccaneer sits high on the rocks at low tide.

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F/V Bucaneer
Official U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Peter Meacham, Cutter Roanoke Island

The Coast Guard cutter Roanoke Island crew successfully towed the vessel off the rocks on their third attempt, the tow line parted twice, early Friday morning.



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