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Adrift : the curious tale of the LEGO lost at sea / Tracey Williams.

By: Publication details: London : Unicorn, 2021.Description: 183 pages, plates : illustrations ; 20 cmISBN:
  • 9781913491192
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 23 688.725
Summary: "In 1997 sixty-two containers fell off the cargo ship Tokio Express after it was hit by a rogue wave off the coast of Cornwall, including one container filled with nearly five million pieces of Lego, much of it sea themed. In the months that followed, beachcombers started to find Lego washed up on beaches across the south west coast. Among the pieces they discovered were octopuses, sea grass, spear guns, life rafts, scuba tanks, cutlasses, flippers and dragons. The pieces are still washing up today." - Book cover
List(s) this item appears in: New acquisitions Autumn 2022
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Item type Current library Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode
Loanable Book Library General Collection 688.725 WIL (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Checked out 26/02/2024 000436309

"In 1997 sixty-two containers fell off the cargo ship Tokio Express after it was hit by a rogue wave off the coast of Cornwall, including one container filled with nearly five million pieces of Lego, much of it sea themed. In the months that followed, beachcombers started to find Lego washed up on beaches across the south west coast. Among the pieces they discovered were octopuses, sea grass, spear guns, life rafts, scuba tanks, cutlasses, flippers and dragons. The pieces are still washing up today." - Book cover

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