15/12 from ACOS:
BRITOMART has been damaged in collision with Seagull (hull cut
vertically on starboard quarter to a depth of 4 feet). BRITOMART
will require docking. Temporary repairs for passage can be completed
in 48 hours. Suggest half yearly refit of auxiliary machinery take
place concurrently with damage repair.
17/12: BRITOMART can be
taken in hand at Aberdeen for collision damage and docking 21/12