Warship Vasa was the flagship of the Swedish King. The ship crashed and sank in 1628 near Stockholm, Sweden. The vessel was found and was raised in 1959. Now the ship serves as a museum in Stockholm
The ship's length 68 m
Mainmast 51 m
Sail area 1400 square meters
This wooden model is a Polish fac
The remains of the WASA (pronounced Vasa) in Stockholm during September 1971. She was at the time under restoration, having her wood sprayed with a solution to stop her drying out and breaking up. I believe she is now completely restored in Stockholm.
New image upgraded by Ron