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Cenotaph-monument to crew of missing ship "Linkuva"

Koordinatės: 55.71600370632195, 21.14219069480896
Objekto adresas: Sculpture Park, Klaipeda, Lithuania
Savivaldybė: Klaipeda

On 21 June 2000 during a fierce Pacific hurricane18 seafarers of transport refrigerator “Linkuva” lost their lives. In the old city cemetery (now SculpturePark) a monument-cenotaph is built in memoriam of them. In granite slab there are carved names of 18 crew members, and near, on the obelisk – the globe and coordinates indicating the location of the death of the crew – the captain Anatolyj Bobrov managed to notify them. Author of the monument – Gintautas Jonkus. Architect – Vytenis Mazurkevičius.          

Submitted: Klaipėdos apskrities viešoji I.Simonaitytės biblioteka | http://www.klavb.lt/lt/

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  • Description:

    Kenotafas-paminklas „Linkuva“ : nuotrauka / Nina Smirnova. - Klaipėda, [2007]. - 1 nuotrauka

    Source: Klaipėdos apskrities viešoji I. Simonaitytės biblioteka, Foto-video archyvas

    Publisher: Klaipėdos apskrities viešoji I. Simonaitytės biblioteka

    Type / format: Nuotrauka / jpg

    Rights: CC BY-NC-SA

    Kenotafas-paminklas „Linkuva“