Santa Maria of 1991 (2 of 2)

Published: 20-01-2013 photo #21306 1 comments 0 votes

Category:Ships - Sailing - Ships - Historic    Manufacturer:Other    Country:Japan    Year:2013 Contributor:David T. Jackson

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The Santa Maria replica at her permanent display site in Meriken Park, Kobe, Japan The was built in Spain in 1991 & made a 280-day voyage to Japan to commemorate Cristopher Columbus's attempt to find Asia 500 years previously (but finding America instead), arriving in Kobe on 28th April 1992 days to reach Japan.

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