The Bounty sank on
The 100-page report also identified issues with the ship's official classification. Bounty was treated as a recreational vessel for regulatory purposes, but that didn't reflect the range of the ship's uses.
The ship rolled in the pre-dawn darkness, tossing crew members into the churning sea. They struggled to free themselves from the ship's rigging, while dodging heaving masts that slammed into the water.
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