Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Solvang"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Solvang, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2000 , 06/2000

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Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2000,
06/2000

Solvang, Volker Gries, Sail Flensburg 2000 / Cutty Sark 2000 , 08/2000

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Volker Gries,
Sail Flensburg 2000 / Cutty Sark 2000,
08/2000

Solvang, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2004 , 05/2004

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Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2004,
05/2004

Solvang, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2010 , 05/2010

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Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2010,
05/2010

Solvang, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2011 , 06/2011

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Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2011,
06/2011

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Solvang
Registered port:Aabenraa
Nation:DK
Type of rigging:KUTTER
Type of ship:Lofotenkutter
Year built:1930
Yard:P.&J. Kristoffersen, Rognan/NOR
Length (hull):12.98 m
Breadth:4.33 m
Draught:2.00 m
Sail area:120 m2
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood
Power:280 PS
Engine:Volvo Penta

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 30 Jun 2000

  • Lofot Cutter built by P. & J. Kristoffersen in Rognan, Norwegen in 1930, used as fishing-boat based in Berlev├ąg east of the North Cape until 1973
  • sold by the family of the fisherman Trygve Hammer to an American who authentically restored her at the shipyard in Friedrichskoog/GER in order to cross the ocean for California, plan was dropped
  • several changes of the owner and home port (Svendborg, Troense, Nyborg), 1998 sold to Nis-Edwin List-Petersen from Aabenraa

Contact:

Website (dansk/English/deutsch, 25 May 2000):
http://www.solvang.list-petersen.dk/
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