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Old 12th April 2020, 02:36
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Originally Posted by eddyw View Post
Yes, sails intact and she is carrying a lot of them for stormy conditions. Evident efforts to reduce sail before abandonment. Possibly she went aground in calm(ish) weather, perhaps poor visibility (night time or fog?) Could be hard aground, filling with the tide, damage being caused by wave action at high water?
Sounds like a realistic scenario to me.

The rocky foreground could be nearly everywhere, according to my limited geological knowledge. Not Norway though, the receeding ice of the ice age sanded our coastal rocks and gave them all a quite smooth surface.
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