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Largs to Sweden 2009

To Sweden (2009) for Katie's wedding  (click to enlarge)

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Clive had joined us for our planned North sea crossing to Gothenburg which was foiled by engine failure. We made instead for Denmark with a good wind and a final tow into Thyboron.  Engine repaired.

Fort Augustus Caledonian canal

Loch Ness

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We then passed through the Limfjord waterway to the Kattegat and on to Laeso and Gothenburg where we motored through the Trollhatte and Gota canals and on to Saltsjobaden near Stockholm.

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Bridges on the Limfjord

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Discussions with the harbour master at Hals

Laeso island

Outside Gothenburg Marina

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Sjotorp, Gota canal

Road bridge at Karlsborg

Start of the Trollhatte canal (lifting rail bridge)

Motala

Lako Slot, Lake Vanern

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Sjotorp, Gota canal

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 Sjotorp to Karlsborg, Gota canal

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Borensberg to Norsehelm - 7 lock flight

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Soderkoping

Soderkoping - ice cream queue!

Orebro Castle

Mem - Eastern end of the canal system

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On the way to Nynashamn

On the way to Nynashamn - sea eagles in the trees

Saltsjobaden Marina - home of the Royal Swedish Yacht Club (KSSS)

Getting ready to over-winter 2009 - 2010 at Sune Carlsson Batvarv, near Saltsjobaden

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 Sjotorp to Karlsborg, Gota canal

 Sjotorp to Karlsborg, Gota canal

Katie and Patrick's wedding

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