Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Alvekongen"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||KETSCH|
|Type of ship:||Colin Archer (Ketsch)|
|Yard:||Peter Bieritz, Friedrichskoog, GER|
|Overall length:||17.50 m|
|Length (hull):||12.00 m|
|Sail area:||120 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Holz / Wood|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 20 Dec 2002
- built at the shipyard Peter Bieritz in Friedrichskoog, Germany after drawings of the cutter rigged yacht "Nana" from 1898 by Colin Archer, the shipping museum of Oslo provided the plans, re-drawn and the construction of the rig was own made according to the rescue ketches by Colin Archers, interior decoration also own made during the winter in Berlin.
- exclusive privately used, she made for voyages so far, to Norway/Trondheim, Scotland and the Shettland Islands, the English Channel and Brest, to the Baltic/Tallin and to Finland/Åland Isles.
Literature for further reading:
We recommend the following references for your further research of the ship. The references marked with have been included in the generation of the ship profile on this page.
"Hanse Sail Rostock - Wo man sich begegnet"
Hanse Sail Verein Rostock e.V. 2005
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