The second incident involved the coaster Lara which collided with a mooring post and navigation light at the entrance to Alexandra Dock, demolishing the light.
Since the ship was a coaster and never far from the shore it was more practical to stop - either at a port or somewhere along the coast - than carry provisions needed for several weeks journey.
The doctor finishes his drink and gently sets the glass down on the coaster , staring at the little checkerboard pattern beneath it.
I tossed the letter aside, almost knocking over the cold tea that now rested on a wooden coaster .
An Orkney Towage tug carried out a long-distance tow this week, towing a broken-down Dutch coaster to Invergordon.
a West coaster
One song will sound like an operatic piece and the next features east coaster John McDermott in a more traditional eastern Canadian piece.
The wreck is a fairly conventional steam-powered coaster .
Dubbed ‘Royal Flush,’ their homemade roller coaster has just bagged third place for most artistic coaster .
‘Every brand of beer here is served in its own glass, with its own coaster ,’ he says proudly, though he notes that they seem to vanish sometimes.