The sinking of the Danish-Norwegian frigate Najaden
by the English at the battle of Lyngør, south
of Norway, 6th June 1812 never ceases to interest and
fascinate. Now Knut Bjørnsen has recorded the
dramatic story on CD. The shanty choir “Gallionsfigurene”
from Risør, Norway have also contributed.
The dramatic battle of Lyngør is captured on
CD for the price of 160 NOK (incl vat).
Øyvind J. Gunvaldsen of Lyngør Trikotage
AS is the man behind the release of the CD. The idea
came to him while working on a completely new maritime
The CD accompanies Lyngør Trikotage sweaters,
which are mostly sold to businesses. Several large companies
with a maritime image have ordered the Najaden sweaters.