Nippon Maru---This ship is called "Swan on the Pacific Ocean" which departed from Kobe on the June 30th.
The Outline of Nippon Maru.
type of ship: 4-mast bark type sailing ship.
Total tonnage: 2,570tonnes.
Size: Full length: 110.09m, Width: 13.80m: Depth. 10.71m.
Main Engine and powers: 4-cycle diesel engines (2 sets)
3,000 PS (2,206 KW)
Trainee capacity: 120 students
Launched on February 15, 1984.
The ship is owned by "The National Institute for Sea Training".
Photo by Shichikuno