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1989 Marchioness disaster remembered on the river Thames

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1989 Marchioness disaster remembered on the river Thames

1989 Marchioness disaster remembered on the river Thames

The 30th anniversary of the Marchioness disaster was remembered in a vigil next to the River Thames.

Fifty-one young people died when the pleasure boat Marchioness collided with a dredger and sank in central London in the early hours of August 20th, 1989.

Survivors and families of the victims on Monday evening joined a procession from Southwark Cathedral to Bankside, next to the site of the accident, where a short service was held.

Report by Czubalam.

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