LEGIA, Poland


This nearly fifteen metre tall wooden ketch built in 1968 has three masts and three sails, plus the ship's wheel is located in front of the mizzen mast. This is a lesser known type of Wer, and it is slightly larger than the Opal, which was used for intelligence purposes. The Legiais a ship with history, although today the only remainder of this history is the large space intended for additional batteries located near the radio monitoring cabin. It was during a voyage on Legia that Colonel KukliƄski made first contact with US intelligence.



Heigh: 15,15m
Length: 14,33m
Crew: 4 regular crew members + 6 trainees