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Overhauling the Clipper Stad Amsterdam

It is generally considered rude to look under a lady’s skirt, though when the lady is a ship in a drydock, it is usually OK.   The three masted steel clipper Stad Amsterdam was built in 2000 and now after 13 … Continue reading

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In the Wake of the Beagle – Stad Amsterdam arrives in Melbourne

Stad Amsterdam arriving in Melbourne Back in September we posted about a group of historians and naturalists, as well as a film crew for Dutch VPRO Television sailing on the Stad Amsterdam. The ship is retracing the voyage of HMS … Continue reading

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Retracing Darwin’s Journey – 150 Years Later

Charles Darwin’s great-great- granddaughter, Sarah Darwin, is sailing on the Stad Amsterdam with a group of historians and naturalists, as well as a film crew for Dutch VPRO Television and Hollywood actor John Malkovich.   They will be retracing the voyage of … Continue reading

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