A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding
From: Frank Reed
Date: 2015 Oct 1, 09:41 -0700
Sue Howell was lost along with 18 others in the sinking of the Marques on June 3, 1984 in a sailing race near Bermuda. The ship was caught in a sudden squall about 0400 local time and rolled over and sank in less than thirty seconds according to survivors.
Here's a message I wrote about the tragedy for the "38Talk" group last year to mark the thirtieth anniversary: