acatbyanothername: nordikbeast: wonder-hund: …

acatbyanothername:

nordikbeast:

wonder-hund:

steampunktendencies:

Sunken Warship Vasa- Stockholm, Sweden: November 2015.  17th Flagship on the Swedish Fleet, Sunk in 1628 during the maiden voyage.  Recovered in 1961 and preserved.  (source)

@thousand-year-realm

That’s fucking amazing!

what’s amazing is that it’s mud that was responsible for the incredible preservation of this flagship. It’s extraordinary because water is not an environnement suitable for preserving wood. It should have been rotten ling ago of not for mud