Aftermath of a marina fire

Discussion in 'All Things Boats & Boating' started by KnottyBuoyz, Jan 8, 2011.

  1. KnottyBuoyz
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  2. marshmat
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    marshmat Senior Member

    Yeow, what a mess....
    I've never seen one that bad. It reminds me of a string of incidents a few years ago at one of the marinas I frequent, in which some kids (inexplicably out at three in the morning) were caught throwing Molotov cocktails onto the piers. That particular marina/park seems to be a magnet for arson, having had its banquet pavilion torched twice.
     
  3. cthippo
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    cthippo Senior Member

    Interesting. It looks like most of the slips were empty. A towboat and an excavator with a supply of dumpsters and you could have it cleaned up in a couple of days. The Marina's insurance will probably cover that part. Their insurance company and the boat owners insurance companies can fight over the rest.
     
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