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No: 15386   Contributor: Paul Strathdee   Year: 1986   Manufacturer: Oy Wärtsilä Ab, Åbo, Finland   Country: Finland

Superferry of her day she was launched by the Wartsila Yard at Turku in Finland in 1980 as SILJA STAR but completed in 1981 as SILVIA REGINA.
This was taken in Helsinki in September 1986 as she departed on the run to Stockholm which she shared with sister FINLANDIA.
SILVIA REGINA now runs as STENA SAGA and I see there are many excellent photos of her as such elsewhere on the site (for example see picture #5410).
Picture added on 29 September 2010 at 11:10
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Oy Wärtsilä Ab, Åbo, Finland

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