Five ancient shipwrecks found in Sweden

Published on January 2nd, 2012 | by Admin


Five shipwrecks dating from the 1500s to the 1700s have been found in central Stockholm.

“The discoveries shed light on the naval shipyard where among others the royal warship Vasa was built and on various periods of the city’s history,” the museum said.

The ships are in good condition, with several of them measuring 20 meters (66 feet) in length.

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Story: AFP | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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