Crown Princess Victoria
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CROWN PRINCESS VICTORIA NAMES RESEARCH VESSEL SVEA IN LYSEKIL

Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden visited Lysekil Municipality in Västra Götaland County, where she participated in the naming of new research vessel R/V Svea owned by Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) on September 25, 2019.

The Crown Princess also visited the Sea Fish Laboratory of the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU).

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The visit began at the Oscar House with a seminar on changing sea and how SLU worked to acquire R/V Svea and what opportunities the vessel provides for the research.

SMHI, Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, is responsible for the operation R/V Svea.

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After lunch, the naming ceremony of R / V Svea took place on the Gullmarskajen.

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Crown Princess Victoria said a few words:

“I give you the name Svea, may happiness and prosperity accompany you, your crew and everyone on board, on your missions over the seas.”

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Next, the Crown Princess was then given a tour of the ship.

Svea is one of the quietest and most environmentally friendly research vessels in the world.

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The Crown Princess ended the day with a visit to SLU’s Sea Fish Laboratory, where she learned about the situation for the Baltic cod, marine protection areas and challenges with fish and fishing.

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Crown Princess Victoria Outfit Details

Victoria wore Andiata coat with By Ti Mo printed dress. She also wore Kreuger Jewellery earrings and her af Klingberg ankle boots. Via The Royals and I.

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Kreuger Jewellery earrings.

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