Go Back   Cruise Reviews Forums > Cruise Lines > Norwegian Cruise Line
Register Forgot Password?
New! Use your Facebook, Google, AIM & Yahoo accounts to securely log into this site, click logo to login  

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2006, 01:04 PM
Jim C.'s Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: DFW, Texas
Posts: 5,114
I saw a news blurb that showed the Crown on a sand bar with tugs trying to pull her off. They said they were going to wait until high tide to float her off, but never heard the outcome. Anyone know?

================================================== ==========
Carnival Cruise Lines:
Fantasy 90, Celebration 95, Victory 05, Conquest 05, Spirit 6/06, Freedom 6/08, Holiday 7/08, Victory 6/09, Valor 9/09, Dream 6/10, Splendor 8/10,Conquest 8/11,
Magic 11/11,Triumph 4/12,Spirit 7/12,Freedom 11/12, Triumph 2/13 - The fire cruise, Magic 1/14, Freedom x 2 6/14

NCL Dream October 2006, RCCL Mariner OTS June 2007, Celebrity Silhouette 2013
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2006, 01:18 PM
Ron Clark's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 912
The Crown was freed from the sandbar at high tide.
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2006, 01:25 PM
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 6,035
She ran aground while under the guidance of a local pilot in Bermuda. She was moving from St Georges to Hamilton. She was freed Wednesday night at 6:30pm.
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2006, 02:28 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 14
Heres a link to pictures of the Crown, bow up in the air...

  #5 (permalink)  
Old 06-10-2006, 06:23 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Universal City TX
Posts: 152
Thanks for the link, richardpowerhouse - great pictures. Scary yet hilarious! It will be interesting to see how bad the damage is to the ship, though.
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What Happened to the Asti?!! Cruisehappy Carnival Cruise Line 14 11-24-2007 02:24 PM
What happened Spiritfilled Royal Caribbean Cruise Line 1 01-10-2007 05:16 AM
what happened to my question??? cotefamily Royal Caribbean Cruise Line 2 10-08-2006 08:03 AM

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:44 AM.

Contact Us - Terms of Use - Cruise Reviews Home - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top

SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2