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Tall Ship in St. John's Harbour


Photo courtesy of Thomas Gollnik (Berlin, Germany)

The photo shows the US Eagle, a prominent tall ship, formely the property of Nazi Germany. The vessel was then known as the Horst Wessel. Since 1945, it is the US Coast Guard Cadet-Training ship. The ship was visiting St. John's, Mid-May 2005, on its way to Europe. The picture was taken on a cold and foggy evening.



© 2004 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College