MIR 1987 RUSSIA

The cover shot shows MIR at the start of the Sunderland tall ships race 2018

ABOUT THE SHIP
STS Mir (meaning Peace) is a Russian full rigged training ship, based in St. Petersburg, Russia. Designed by Polish naval architect Zygmunt Choreń, she was built at the Lenin Shipyard in Gdańsk, Poland in 1987. The second largest of six sister ships, that include Dar Młodzieży, Druzhba, Pallada, Khersones, and Nadezhda.

MIR
Russian full rigger MIR. Sunderland 2018

SPECIFICATIONS
Rig: Full Rigger
Length 109m
Beam: 14m
Height: 52m (main mast)
Draft: 6.3m
Sail Area: 2771sqm

CONTACT THE SHIP

GALLERY

Richard Sibley

Photographer with a passion for photographing tall ships and traditional sailing boats

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