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Alexander Kielland, Ekofisk Old Field, Bill Graham, Rig Henric Ibsen, Alexander KiellandPlatform

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Alexander Kielland Disaster March 1980.The Alexander Kielland was a Norwegian semi submersible drilling rig that capsized whilst working in the Ekofisk Old Field on the evening of 27th March 1980.Killing 123 people in the accidentPictured: Survivor Bill Graham from Redcar in Rogaland Hospital Stavanger Norway *** Local Caption *** Pictures:-Olav Sketheim Norwegian SurvivorBrian Scott of Thornaby on TeesOverturned Oil rig showing 4 remaining legs tied to tugThe Rig Henric Ibsen which was due to replace the sunken Alexander KiellandPlatform

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