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Frigate Shtandart - Livey pirate
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The frigate Shtandart was the first ship of Russia's Baltic fleet. Her keel was laid on April 24, 1703 at the Olonetsky shipyard near Olonets by the decree of Tsar Peter I and orders issued by commander Aleksandr Menshikov. She was the first flagship of the Imperial Russian Navy and was in service until 1727.

In 1994 a small group of sailing enthusiasts led by Vladimir Martus started construction of an exact replica of the ship. The "Shtandart Project" launched an exact replica of the frigate on September 4, 1999.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shtandart_(frigate)

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  • Shawn T. Moore over 1 year ago
    Nice punk rock Pirate swabbing the deck. Great shot!
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