The Swanland cargo carrier
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Swanland sinking misadventure verdicts

A jury has returned a verdict of misadventure on six Russian crewmen presumed to have drowned when their ship sank near Bardsey Island.

The Swanland was on its way from Raynes jetty near Colwyn Bay to the Isle of Wight in 2011 when she got into difficulty in a gale off the Llyn Peninsula.

Roger Pinney reports.

Russian crew deaths' 'misadventure'

  • 20 May 2014
  • From the section Wales