Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Vertrouwen"
Photos of the sailing ship:
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||KUTTER|
|Type of ship:||Klipperaak|
|Yard:||Rytenbergwerft Friesland, NL|
|Length (hull):||19.80 m|
|Sail area:||140 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Stahl / Steel|
|Engine:||6 Zyl. DAF DD 575|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 01 Dec 2000
- 1984 purchased by the Federal Land Nordrhein-Westfalen/GER for the sailing project ZWAR ("Zwischen Arbeit und Ruhestand"), an association employing people before their pension
- major restore and rebuilding of the ship, converted from a freighter to a ship suitable to sail with guests, managed by the ZWAR sailing group, this group is the operator today, the ship is maintained by volunteers