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Elfkungen - tourist boat at Trollhättan
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No: 2048   Contributor: Peter Langsdale   Year: 2008   Manufacturer: Bergsunds Mekaniska Verkstad, Sweden   Country: Sweden
Elfkungen - tourist boat at Trollhättan

Photographed on 20 April 2008.
THis boat is on the Göta Canal and can take 95 passengers. This is Sweden's oldest and best preserved of the old archipelago steamers, built in 1875 by Bergsunds Mekaniska Verkstad in Stockholm, yard no. 116.
LOA: 24.60 m, Max. breadth: 5.08 m, Draught: 2.30 m
Max. speed: 11 knots
Brt/Nrt 92/27
Current engine: Volvo Penta TAMD 120, 340 hp, 250 kw
Original engine: Bergsunds Steam engine, 100 hp, 73 kw
Picture added on 20 April 2008
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