The King can’t be saved


At the end of 2015, the Norwegian language website maritime.no wrote about the King which could not be saved. It quickly became one of the most read articles on the website.†


http://maritime.no/nyheter/her-innser-han-at-hurtigruten-kong-olav-ikke-kan-reddes/









In a follow up article on the website, her last Captain was interviewed about the fate of the ship as well, and shared his sadness over the loss over such a fine vessel. The film created by maritime.no (in Norwegian only) can be found here on vimeo.com: †https://vimeo.com/149752287


http://maritime.no/nyheter/en-stor-skam-for-landet-at-ms-kong-olav-ikke-er-reddet/

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Here are some more recent images of the old King, Kong Olav, taken on June 6th 2015 in a river estuary at Ranong province in Thailand: more images in the ship’s own thread at CaptainsVoyage-Forum as well.†














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