Yarmouth Castle



DescriptionThe steamship's loss in a disastrous fire in 1965 prompted new laws for safety at sea. 87 people were lost, three of the rescued passengers later died in hospital, bringing the death toll to 90.
Year1965
Nationaliy of ShipPanama
Lives Lost90
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Yarmouth_Castle