Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

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Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby clarkie » Tue Apr 14, 2009 10:01 pm

Does anyone know why there are at least 7 tankers/ships close to the coast around the Fuengirola/Calahonda area????? Some have now been there for over a week :?
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Re: Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby peteroldracer » Tue Apr 14, 2009 10:51 pm

It is the public-spirited owners, waiting for the price of crude oil to go up again before they flog it!
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Re: Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby frog » Wed Apr 15, 2009 12:15 am

morrocan pirates
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Re: Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby spanish_lad » Wed Apr 15, 2009 9:29 am

they ran out of room in gib?
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Re: Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby rymanskid » Wed Apr 15, 2009 9:53 am

frog wrote:morrocan pirates


most of them live in Fuengiola Frog , there called "bag snachers "
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Re: Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby costakid » Wed Apr 15, 2009 4:53 pm

they are normally just off the coast east of malaga. nothing to worry about.

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Re: Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby Nimrod » Wed Apr 15, 2009 6:41 pm

costakid wrote:they are normally just off the coast east of malaga. nothing to worry about.


It's when they're on the N340 you have to worry!
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Re: Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby frog » Thu Apr 16, 2009 3:00 am

what if one sank,wouldnt do the beaches much good

depressing arnt i
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Re: Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby scotty » Thu Apr 16, 2009 9:41 am

clarkie wrote:Does anyone know why there are at least 7 tankers/ships close to the coast around the Fuengirola/Calahonda area????? Some have now been there for over a week :?


Its the same here in Ireland. There is not enough work for the freighters so to save mooring fee's they anchor offshore while waiting for employment.

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Re: Tankers/Ships off the Mijas Costa Coast

Postby frank » Thu Apr 16, 2009 9:48 am

Perhaps they are ex tankers, converted to budget cruise ships bringing in the tourist to Fuengirola and Torremolinos! :D
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