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Sygna Wreck

The Sygna, a Norwegian ship was wrecked during extreme weather in 1974, while waiting to load coal from Newcastle, Australia. Windspeeds in excess of 165 Km/h, due to a low pressure that resembled a cyclone but technically wasn't (accorrding to the Bureau of Meteorology) , caused the ship to run aground.

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