This is the Swedish warship Vasa, it sank in 1628 and was recovered from the ocean in 1961 almost completely intact.  This is the only remaining intact ship from the 1600's.  This ship is housed in The Vasa Museum in Stockholm Sweden.  A museum built around the ship.

This is the Swedish warship Vasa, it sank in 1628 and was recovered from the ocean in 1961 almost completely intact. This is the only remaining intact ship from the 1600's. This ship is housed in The Vasa Museum in Stockholm Sweden. A museum built around the ship.

The Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden. ~The largest and most intact shipwreck in the world sank to the bottom of Stockholm Harbor in 1628. It was raised, after more than 3 centuries, in 1961.

The Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden. ~The largest and most intact shipwreck in the world sank to the bottom of Stockholm Harbor in 1628. It was raised, after more than 3 centuries, in 1961.

The still intact wooden Vasa ship at Stockholm's Vasa Museum is breathtaking in person.

The still intact wooden Vasa ship at Stockholm's Vasa Museum is breathtaking in person.

The Royal Warship Ship Vasa capsized August 1628. It was raised in 1961, the Vasa is the only well preserved 17th Century Warship in the world.

The Royal Warship Ship Vasa capsized August 1628. It was raised in 1961, the Vasa is the only well preserved 17th Century Warship in the world.

Vasa, eller Wasa, är ett svenskt örlogsfartyg som kantrade och sjönk utanför Beckholmen i Stockholms inlopp på sin jungfruresa, söndagen den 10 augusti 1628. Bärgades 1961.

Vasa, eller Wasa, är ett svenskt örlogsfartyg som kantrade och sjönk utanför Beckholmen i Stockholms inlopp på sin jungfruresa, söndagen den 10 augusti 1628. Bärgades 1961.

The Swedish warship Vasa sank on its maiden voyage in 1628 in the harbour of Stockholm. It can nowadays be seen in Vasa Museum, Stockholm which is extremely popular

The Swedish warship Vasa sank on its maiden voyage in 1628 in the harbour of Stockholm. It can nowadays be seen in Vasa Museum, Stockholm which is extremely popular

Stern of museum ship Vasa, salvaged from the bottom of the sea just outside Stockholm city in 1961 after 333 years. Put together and displayed in a fantastic museum at Djurgården.  It was the pride of the Swedish war fleet and sank on its maiden voyage in 1628.

Stern of museum ship Vasa, salvaged from the bottom of the sea just outside Stockholm city in 1961 after 333 years. Put together and displayed in a fantastic museum at Djurgården. It was the pride of the Swedish war fleet and sank on its maiden voyage in 1628.

The Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden. Largest and most intact shipwreck in the world. Raised after more than 3 centuries in 1961. Sank to the bottom of Stockholm Harbor in 1628.

The Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden. Largest and most intact shipwreck in the world. Raised after more than 3 centuries in 1961. Sank to the bottom of Stockholm Harbor in 1628.

“The Swedish warship Vasa sank on its maiden voyage in 1628 and was salvaged in 1961. Now on display in the Vasa Museum in Stockholm, the stern is painted in what are believed to have been the original colours.”

“The Swedish warship Vasa sank on its maiden voyage in 1628 and was salvaged in 1961. Now on display in the Vasa Museum in Stockholm, the stern is painted in what are believed to have been the original colours.”

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