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Category:Esmeralda (ship, 1946)

IMO info
Information about the vessel may be found at IMO 8642799.
A ship can change name and flag state through time, but the IMO number remains the same through the hull's entire lifetime. As a result, it can be useful to identify a ship by using the IMO number.
four-masted barquentine tall ship of the Chilean Navy
Esmeralda BE43.jpg
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Instance ofbarquentine,
four-masted ship,
training ship,
clandestine center of detention and torture
Call sign
  • CCES
Location Chile
  • Astilleros Españoles
Home port
  • 13.11 m
  • 7 m
  • 13.11 m
  • 113.1 m
Authority control
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Buque escuela Esmeralda (es); エスメラルダ (練習帆船) (ja); Esmeralda (fr); Esmeralda (1954) (pl); אסמרלדה (אונייה) (he); Esmeralda (schip) (nl); Эсмеральда (шхуна) (ru); Esmeralda (de-ch); Esmeralda (Schiff, 1952) (de); Esmeralda (en); Esmeralda (en-ca); Esmeralda (en-gb) navire de guerre (fr); four-masted barquentine tall ship of the Chilean Navy (en) Bergantín Goleta Esmeralda, Buque escuela esmeralda, Bergantin Goleta Esmeralda, Esmeralda (1954), Esmeralda (BE-43), Buque Escuela Esmeralda (es); Esmeralda (BE-43) (pl); אזמרלדה (אונייה) (he)


  • nickname: La Dama Blanca (The White Lady)
  • built: 1946
  • IMO number: 8642799
  • MMSI Number: 725019006
  • Callsign: CCES
  • Length: 113 m (371 ft)
  • Beam: 13.11 m (43 ft)
  • Height: 48.5 m (159 ft)
  • Draft: 7 m (23 ft)
  • Sail plan: four-masted barquentine; 21 sails, total sail area of 2,870 m² (30,892 sq. ft.)
  • speed: 13 knots (engine), 17.5 knots (sail)

The Esmeralda, while serving in many roles in her history, also achieved infamy through being used as a dentention centre, prison and location of torture for hundred of opponents of Chile's Augusto Pinochet regime.


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