Last modified on 30 June 2012, at 01:08

Category:IMO 5008356

ShipEdit

  • Type: North Sea Klipper
  • Design by:
  • Order date:
  • Built by: Kalkman, Capelle aan den IJssel, Netherlands
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  • Date of completion: 1899
  • Length over all: 33,2 m
  • LPP: m
  • Beam: 6,2 m
  • Draught: 1,90 m
  • Height: Air draught 28,75 m
  • GRT: 119
  • DWT:
  • NET: 170
  • Sails: 415 m2
  • Main engine: 160 hp (120 kW) Hundested 2 cylinder diesel engine
  • Speed: 6 kn
  • Passengers: 15
  • Crew: 4

HistoryEdit

  • 1899 Named: ALBATROS for Capt. Jon Muller Flag: Netherlands
  • 1920 Sold to Capt. Lolk from Svendborg Flag: Denmark
  • 1933 First engine installed 80 hp
  • 1941 Sold to Capt. Rasmussen from Hobro Flag Denmark Ship used to rescue Jews and political dissidents out of Nazi-occupied Denmark to neutral Sweden, carrying back guns and explosives for the Danish Resistance crammed between her cargo.
  • 1964 Rigging reduced to steadying sails, stronger engine installed.
  • 1978 Laid up in Copenhagen.
  • 1980 Sold to Capt. Ton Brouwer Flag: Netherlands
  • 1987 Restoration under supervision of Germanischer Loyd. In service again.
  • 1998 Cargohold refurbished and converted to sailing passenger ship.
  • 2000 Chartered by Greenpeace and used as a waterborne venue for children's environmental education along the coast of Holland.
  • Look up "IMO 5008356"

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