Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Gjöa"
Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||KUTTER|
|Type of ship:||Gaffelkutter|
|Overall length:||23.00 m|
|Length (hull):||16.70 m|
|Sail area:||215 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Holz / Wood|
|Engine:||6 Zyl. Scania D640|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 19 Feb 2014
- replica of the ship that Roald Amundsen sailed through the north-west passage as the first human being in 1903-06.
- hull built 1975/76 in Nävekvarn, SWE, ready for sailing 1986.
- registered in Sweden, use as a charter vessel for passengers.
- 1999 sold and and moved to Lurö, SWE; used for private sailing trips and to host guests.