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White Squall

Share This: A white squall is sudden and violent windstorm at sea, appears without any warning like black clouds. In 1961 a white squall caused school schooner Albatross sinki which gave the inspiration to...

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Paddle Steamer Kolumb

Share This: Kolumb is a rear paddle steamer ship carrying both cargo and passengers. She was built in 1912 in Blagoveschensk. She was 58.2m long and 13.7m wide. Kolumb had a compound vertical steam...

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Svyatoy Muchenik Foka

Share This: North pole. The top of the world. Many explorers started expeditions on the route and many of them failed. But these expeditions led so many important achievements aswell. Lets take a look...

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Emilka

Share This: We were not able to give enough information about Emilka and we did not have her pictures. But thanks to Piotr S. Szadkowski, now we have some info. Emilka was a prototype of...

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The Legend of 1900

Share This: The Legend of 1900 is one of my all time favourites. The movie is telling the story in such a good way. Danny, a coaler onboard the imaginary liner S/S Virginian, searches...

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KRI Dewaruci

Share This: I left my house and started walking down the street facing Bosphorus strait. Behind the buildings next to the dock, i saw so many masts in a row, which is not a...

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Inside Queen Mary 2

Share This: In this episode of Mighty Ships, a floating city, Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 is on the scene. How do they run all these facilities onboard so smooth? Crew from different departments give...

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Firefighter Boat Dr. Ing Sander

Share This: A firefighter boat scale model plan comse this time from Hamburg Germany. Branddirektor Dr. Ing Sander. Unfortunately there are not so much information about this vessel. She was in service from 1965...