Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Nora von Bremerhaven"

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Nora von Bremerhaven
Registered port:Bremerhaven
Year built:1949
Yard:Travewerft, Lübeck, GER
Overall length:23.30 m
Length (hull):17.30 m
Breadth:6.35 m
Sail area:400 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:250 PS
Engine:Hentschel / Reintjes

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 05 Feb 2012

  • she was built as the first ship after the war at the Travewerft next to Lübeck/GER after plans of a yacht galeass in 1949.
  • used for fishing the waters of Chile (San Diego) for 9 years .
  • 1965-83 used as a fishing-boat based in Büsum/GER.
  • restoring the ship started in 1983 and was organized by the association "Freunde des Schonersegelns", they operate the ship now, offering sailing possebilities for the members.
  • sunk 2005, 2008 and 2009 in the habour of Weener, GER caused by her bad maintenance condition, laid up at land in March 2010, broken up in August 2010.