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Danish ship to visit Savannah

(Source: Danish American Chamber of Commerce website) (Source: Danish American Chamber of Commerce website)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Danish training ship Danmark is visiting Savannah this week.

The ship will be docked at the Savannah from Sept. 13 to 17, according to the Danish American Chamber of Commerce.

The ship was built in 1933 and is a training vessel for people who are interested in careers on the sea, according to the chamber. It has 26 sails and 219 ropes.

The ship has a permanent crew of 15 members, which includes the captain, chief officer, chief engineer, deck officers, doctor, chief steward, cooks and quartermasters. Danmark has 80 trainees.

The ship will be open to the public while in Savannah. There's no admission fee.

Danmark viewing schedule:

Sept. 14 at 2 to 4:30 p.m.
Sept. 15 at 2 to 4:30 p.m.
Sept. 16 at 2 to 4:30 p.m.
Sept. 17 10 to 11:30 a.m.

The Danmark will travel to Philadelphia from Sept. 23 to 27 and then return to Denmark.

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