"The Jetties" Grytviken Things to Do Tip by MikeAtSea

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  The Jetties
by MikeAtSea

The Harpon and Tijuca Jetties were named after two transport ships. Harpon was a steamer that sailed regularly between South Georgia and Europe 1923 - 1957 and Tijuca was an iron three masted sailing ship which carried whale oil between Grytviken and Buenos Aires from 1907 to 1942.

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  • Written Jan 13, 2007
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