Disabled freighter towed to Cherbourg, English Canal
General cargo vessel Sea Prospect suffered engine failure (damaged cylinder) on June 20, disabled vessel started to drift in English Canal north of Guernsey. Crew wasn’t able to fix the problem, on June 21 towage contract was signed, Sea Prospect was taken on tow of salvage tug Abellie Liberte and towed to Cherbourg anchorage. Vessel was anchored early in the morning June 22. Sea Prospect is en route from Porto Empedocle Italy to Grenaa Denmark.