Clew line stuck? Some work to do onboard the Viking, former Danish trading school ship, here Finnish pure trader. The lower topsail is marked UM, which either demonstrates that the sail is from her time as Danish, or that they speak Swedish in the Finnish Åland islands: ''undre mærs.'' The sail was
This is 16 year old Joe Cooper, with nearly four years in sail - two years in Hull topsail schooner Maisie and 18 months in big Finnish 4-poster Viking. He is here battling a recalcitrant upper topgallant-sail, both hands for the ship, his jacket blown over his head, and nothing but his balance, gri
I believe it is the Viking, it's captioned: Southampton, Gore Hickman; which may be the photographer and his location.
She was built by Burmeister and Wain, Copenhagen in 1906 as a cargo carrying training ship for future officers in the Danish merchant marine. Erikson of Mariehamn bought her in 1929
A very lovely ship. "Express Olympia" with the livery of Agapitos Express Ferries in 1999 in Sounion (Attica). She's the former "Viking" (1973-1980) and "Earl Granville" (1980-1990). In Greece she finished her career as "Express Olympia" with the livery of &qu
Four masted Danish sail-training ship Viking with neutrality flags painted on her side sometime in WW 1. She was built by Burmeister & Wain, Copenhagen in 1906 as a cargo carrying training ship for future officers in the Danish merchant marine. Erikson of Mariehamn bought her in 1929 and reduced