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Santa Maria, ship


Categories: Transport

Countries: USA

The flag ship, the largest of 3 ships, in which Columbus discovered America. It was a 'caravel' a particular type of sailing ship used by the Spanish and Portuguese in the 15th and 16th centuries. Our picture shows a replica.

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Santa Maria, ship

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Sante Maria weather vane

Made of beaten copper.  War-damaged in 1944 it was restored and re-erected in...

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