News | July 19, 2019

A throwback to the salvage of Wyvern in 2013

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In 2013 Island Constructor salvaged the classic yacht «Wyvern», which had sank in the Baltic Sea.

With the Tall Ships Race coming to Bergen this weekend, a throwback to 2013, when Island Constructor salvaged the classic yacht «Wyvern» (Colin Archer, 1897), owned by Stavanger Maritime Museum, which had sank in the Baltic Sea.

A salvage operation lead by members of the North Sea Alliance was put in place to bring Wyvern back home to Stavanger. In the picture, tallships Statsraad Lehmkuhl (on the right) and Christian Radich (left) escorting Island Constructor on its way to the salvage.

Watch the videos:  Wyvern recovery operation

  Wyvern is back home