Category Archives: Grasshopper Exodus

KING HARALD’S HORSE

(Gothenburg, 2018) King Harald’s Horse was the only remaining ship after Solferino & Greenbeck Shipping Company was forced to close down its ferry lines following the 1979 turbulence on the Oslo stock market.

LERWICK TO COPENHAGEN

(Gothenburg, 2018) The ferry line between Lerwick and Copenhagen started in 1977 as a result of the Amsterdam convention, and the last ferry “Belinda Gay” left Lerwick in May 2001.

THE KIRKWALL GALLEY

(Gothenburg, 2018) Built in 1962, “The Kirkwall Galley” was the first passenger ship to ever make the journey from Aberdeen to Narvik in less than 24 hours.