Skip to comments.Five ancient shipwrecks found in central Stockholm
Posted on 12/28/2011 9:14:14 PM PST by SunkenCivEdited on 12/28/2011 11:45:36 PM PST by Admin Moderator. [history]
Five shipwrecks dating from the 1500s to the 1700s have been found during renovation work on a quay in central Stockholm, the Swedish Maritime Museum said on Monday.
"Five shipwrecks ... from the 1500s to 1700s have been found in connection with the renovation of Stroemkajen," the museum said.
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I want to see a picture of Sweden’s southside. Oh, they don’t have a southside? hmmmmmmmmm
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Just adding to the catalog, not sending a general distribution.
Five ancient shipwrecks found in central Stockholm
It is not known why the ships sank.
Could have been snow load. Boats do sometimes sink in winter due to a heavy blanket of snow.
There’s a good Swedish restaurant in Lindsborg, Kansas called The Vasa.
Nice place! Folks there are mighty proud of their little town!
Not enough ballast. There is an unlearned lesson here.
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