Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Stavros S Niarchos"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Name:||Stavros S Niarchos|
|Type of rigging:||BRIGG|
|Yard:||Appledore, Devon, UK|
|Overall length:||59.35 m|
|Length (hull):||50.20 m|
|Sail area:||1046 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Stahl / Steel|
|Engine:||2 * MTU 330 KW Diesel|
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Last update: 25 Apr 2002
- in the end of the 1990s the British STA decided to build two new replacement vessels for their topsail schooners "Sir Winston Churchill" and "Malcolm Miller", one of these two new brigs is the "Stavros S Niarchos", the Stavros S. Niarchos Foundation has made a substantial donation to the STA towards the completion of the two new brigs
- hull was built at the Abeking & Rasmussen shipyard, came to Germany (Bremen, Rostock) but before her completion as a sailing ship it was sold to Appledore and was reconstructed and rigged
- maiden voyage around Great Britain in March 2,000
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Literature for further reading:
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"Die letzten grossen Segelschiffe"
Delius Klasing Verlag 2002 ISBN: 3-7688-0483-6
(10. aktualisierte und erweiterte Auflage)
Page: 173 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data
American Sail Training Association (ASTA)
"Sail Tall Ships! A Directory of Sail Training and Adventure at Sea"
2007 ISBN: 978-0-9799878-0-9
Page: 271 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data Quelle with contact