Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Amicitia"

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Amicitia, Werner Jurkowski, Amsterdam , 08/1995

Source, location, date:
Werner Jurkowski,

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Registered port:Harlingen
Type of rigging:KETSCH
Type of ship:2-Mast Klipper
Year built:1889
Yard:Jason, Ombret, BEL
Length (hull):24.30 m
Breadth:4.80 m
Draught:0.95 m
Sail area:240 m2

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 26 Apr 2001

  • "Amicita" was originally built as a Kraak with a flattened bow, used as a sailing freighter
  • later rebuilt and converted to a 2-masted klipper with the typical shape of the hull (klipper bow), rebuilt for charter voyages with passengers, 1993/94 renewal of the interior