Archive for December, 2011

Stockholm Water: Two Wooden Boats or Gigs

December 10th, 2011 at 9:00 pm » Comments (0)

Two wonderful old wooden boats at a boat club at Långholmen in Stockholm earlier in the autumn 2011. I wish they could tell us about their history. In Sweden this type of clinker built (lapstrake in US?) boat is called Snipa and when trying to translate it to English, the word that is coming up [...]

Stockholm Water: Old Wooden Boat Captain

December 9th, 2011 at 7:05 pm » Comments (0)

Since we have got the first snow on the ground now in Stockholm, I really love this photo of an old wooden boat, from early autumn at the Långholmen Canal. The Captain of the boat is preparing to leave the boat in one of Stockholm’s many boat clubs. ©Lifecruiser Love Stockholm Boat Photos  

Stockholm Water: Langholmen Canal Boats

December 8th, 2011 at 9:00 pm » Comments (0)

You must have noticed by now that we have a lot of boat photos at this blog and I still continue to produce them… This time a photo from Långholmen islet with all the boats on a line with one of Stockholms 58 bridges in the background. This was taken earlier this autumn, not recently. [...]