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 SOLVIG. 64 gross ton Swedish Galeas built Raa in south of Sweden in 1926. In 1966 she was bought by Captain Peter Light of West Mersea and converted for charter work. [Sea Breezes May 1966 p317]

cApr 1967 Peter Light died in his early 30s. He had had six seasons with the smack SALLIE which he sold to Colchester Scouts. [SB May 1967 p322]

cAug 1967 SOLVIG was on Burridge's slip at ...
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SOLVIG. 64 gross ton Swedish Galeas built Raa in south of Sweden in 1926. In 1966 she was bought by Captain Peter Light of West Mersea and converted for charter work. [Sea Breezes May 1966 p317]
cApr 1967 Peter Light died in his early 30s. He had had six seasons with the smack SALLIE which he sold to Colchester Scouts. [SB May 1967 p322]
cAug 1967 SOLVIG was on Burridge's slip at Ramsgate. Owner Mrs Janet Light, Skipper Rodney Hucklesby. [SB Sept 1967 p645]

It is believed she was later wrecked on the African Coast.


Photo: Mersea Museum - Keith Mussett Collection
Image ID MSK_OPA_001
Category 1 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Sailing


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.