03 januari 1968 – SHIP HOLLAND AMERICA LINE sinks OFF THE COAST OF CANADA Vancouver/Rotterdam - For the Canadian coast freighter Schie Dyke Holland America Line ran aground and sank. De 39 crew were taken safely ashore. Initially, there was talk about a severe storm, but it turns out that the captain had made a navigational error. He was punished by the Council for Shipping. read more: Rotterdam ship sank in bad weather in Canada share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName Email Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.