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"Star Trails"
Date of Issue: 04 June 2013

Star Trails over the Harker Glacier.
View from the Green Peninsula towards minor summits of the Allerdyce range. (Cumberland Bay)

The Mt. Paget (left behind) and Mt. Sugartop is at the far right slightly visible.

Star Trails over the Maiviken Hut.

Star Trails over the whale Catchers "Dias" and "Albatros" in the harbour of Grytviken.
In distance (left of Dias) the Mount Nordenskjöld 2'354 m.

The Dias (left), was built and named as "Viola" in Hull (England) in 1906, came to South Georgia in 1927. Albatros was built 1921 in Svelvik (Norway). The "Dias" sank 1973 and "Albatros" 1974. In the year 2004 both ships have been refloated and beached. 

Star Trails behind Hope Point.
The Shackleton Memorial at Cumberland Bay in the foreground.
In the background the Mount Paget

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