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First mate return to Hjemkomst’s deck during crew's 30th anniversary reunion

Published 07/20/2012, Forum Communications

“You can’t beat the design of this. When it’s on a broad reach … It smokes. It goes really fast,” said former First Mate Mark Hilde of the replica Viking ship. “It’s a thing of beauty.” The Hjemkomst, which means “Homecoming” in Norwegian, traveled from New York to Bergen, Norway, in 1982. Its crew is holding a reunion this weekend in Moorhead.

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