Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Fahrewohl von Büsum S.H.5342"

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Fahrewohl von Büsum S.H.5342, Gerd Krahmann, Rum-Regatta , k.A. / unknown

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Gerd Krahmann,
Rum-Regatta,
k.A. / unknown

Fahrewohl von Büsum S.H.5342, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2000 , 06/2000

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Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2000,
06/2000

Fahrewohl von Büsum S.H.5342, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2000 , 06/2000

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Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2000,
06/2000

Fahrewohl von Büsum S.H.5342, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2001 , 05/2001

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Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2001,
05/2001

Fahrewohl von Büsum S.H.5342, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2003 , 05/2003

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Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2003,
05/2003

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Fahrewohl von Büsum S.H.5342
Ex-names:Fahrewohl
Registered port:Büsum
Nation:GER
Type of rigging:KUTTER
Type of ship:Krabbenkutter
Year built:1912
Yard:G. Junge, Wewelsfleth, GER
Overall length:10.80 m
Length (hull):9.05 m
Breadth:3.50 m
Draught:1.00 m
Sail area:75 m2
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood
Power:24 PS
Engine:Volvo Penta

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 01 Jan 2015

  • built in 1912 at the shipyard of G. Junge in Wewelsfleth as cutter fishing crabs and fish in the North Sea, signed with the fishery number S.H.5342, operated by fisherman Wilhelm Landsmann out of Büsum, GER; equipped with an engine since 1915.
  • 1921-23 owner from Kaiser-Wilhelm-Koog and registered as WILL37, sold to Cuxhaven then and registered as H.C.181 until 1931.
  • 1926 registered in the shipping register of Hamburg, reduction of the rig and installation of a newer and stronger engine.
  • 1929 new owner from Friedrichskoog and used as FRI15.
  • 1936 another change of the owner, in service as fishing-boat.
  • 1943-45 used in Dunkerque, FRA as AHK63.
  • used in the fleet of Friedrichskoog as FRI63 after the war for 20 years.
  • 1976 sold and converted to a motor-driven yacht, regsitered in Ostetal-Cuxhaven until 1981.
  • 1981 purchased by the director of the Historical Museum of Hamburg, restored at the Hatecke shipyard in Freiburg on the river Elbe after original drawings, member of the Gaffel-Consortium in Finkenwerder, Hamburg until 2008.
  • in April 2008 moved to Büsum, GER; purchased by the association of the museum habour of Büsum, voluntary restored by the members of the owner association at the shipyard of R. Landberg in Büsum.

Literature for further reading:

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Otmar Schäuffelen
"Die letzten grossen Segelschiffe"
Delius Klasing Verlag 1997 ISBN: 3-7688-0483-6
(9. aktualisierte Auflage)
Page: 376 Source with history Source with technical data
(kurzer beschreibender Text)

Gert Uwe Detlefsen, Stefan Lipsky, Heinz Trost
"Veteranen- und Museumsschiffe"
Verlag Gert Uwe Detlefsen 1997 ISBN: 3-928473-34-4
(3. umfassend erweiterte Auflage)
Page: 70 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data Quelle with contact

"Yacht"
Delius Klasing Verlag ISSN: 0936-7624
(http://www.delius-klasing.de/yacht/)
Page: 86 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data Quelle with contact
Caroline-M. Wierig
"Kutter "Fahrewohl""
Edition: 17/1994

Thomas Fenske
"Die schönsten Traditionssegler in Deutschland"
Verlag Rolf Kelling-Eischeid, Kiel 1987 ISBN: 3-924381-12-7
(1. Auflage)
Page: 33 Source with picture Source with history
(kurzer beschreibender Text)