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Mouth of the Sebou River (Mehdia-Kenitra) / North Pier light
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1975, the Dutch ship Iberian Express couldn't leave Kenitra due to heavy swell caused by a westerly storm.
The crew went out to see the situation and indeed this swell should set them aground on the river-bar.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / Morocco
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Height of the tower, m:9 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:17
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Group occulting, period 6s, 2 flashes, flash 1s, eclipse 1s, red
Range, nm:5 nm
Coordinates (in any format):34 16.0254 N 6 41.0377 W
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Date added:Dec 29, 2011
Keywords:Mehdia ; Morocco ; Atlantic ocean ; Storm ; Historic
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