as a thank-you to the people answering my questions over here I thought I'd share some pics I took yesterday at the Risør wooden boats festival. Unfortunately the harbour was packed and I could not get a clean view of the boats. Anyhow, here it goes and I hope you like them:
Let's start with the boat of the king of Norway (the Danish flag is from another boat):
Then some double ended boats and one flat-ended:
There was a half-dozen of beautifully slender and polished sailing boats from the 1930s:
This one was outstanding:
A bunch of Colin Archer(ish) designs:
(The first four from the left are actual "Colin Archer" lifeboats that were in service for the Redningsselskap).