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Clinker built Viking ship DRAGON HARALD FAIRHAIR

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The Dragon Harald Fairhair has 25 pairs of oars. It is necessary to have at least two people on each oar to row the ship efficiently. That will give a crew of at least 100 persons, yet the craft should be able to be sailed by only twelve. In June 2012, the Dragon Harald Fairhair was launched and tested for the first time. Here is the video: