Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Nordwind"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||SCHONER|
|Type of ship:||Haikutter-Schoner|
|Yard:||Jens Peter Nipper, Skagen, DK|
|Overall length:||25.00 m|
|Length (hull):||16.80 m|
|Sail area:||185 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Holz / Wood|
|Engine:||Mercedes Benz OM352|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 04 Apr 2021
- built 1919 at the Nipper shipyard in Skagen, DK as sailing fishing vessel with auxiliary engine for the North Sea, christened the "Urda" (Name of a Norn in the Germanic mythology), until the mid of the 1970s owned by the fisher family Skelmose from Esbjerg, DK.
- solt to a lawyer from Hamburger, GER; rebuilt for use in leisure, rigged as a schooner between 1977-1985, used for private sailing trips.
- since 2006 she is homeported in Greifswald, GER; operated by the association Nordwind Segeln e.V. as active traditional sailing vessel, often to be seen at the different sailing festivals, like the Rumregatta in Flensburg, GER or the Hanse Sail Rostock, GER.
- since 2016 owned by Martin Deckert, exclusively private use by the family and friends.
Literature for further reading:
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Ein interaktives Informationssystem auf CD-ROM 1998
(2. überarbeitete Auflage)
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"Hanse Sail Rostock - Wo man sich begegnet"
Hanse Sail Verein Rostock e.V. 2005
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