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Ottoman coastal trade ship

There are some boats which are very distinctive, which have the unique design of the waters they are sailing in. Once Constantinopole, now İstanbu...

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S/S Emanuel

S/S Emanuel was built in 1907 by Helsingør Skibsværft & Maskinbyggeri Denmark with yard number 115. During her carreer, the ship got the names...

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S/S Aslaug

When i came across S/S Aslaug's original plans, i was very happy cause i had another set of model ship plans to share with modellers. But after i ...



Denmark is one of the countries where naval architecture got shaped. The maritime history dates a long way back. The wiking long boats are enough ...


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Danmark’s voyage to become Alemdar, hero of a town

I have been researching about stories behind ships for a long time and when it comes to local ships, can't say that it's an easy work. Turki...


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Shipspotting at Istanbul Straight

Well, it's a very usual thing for Istanbullers to come across a steel wall while they are trying to ...

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