Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Korevaer"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Korevaer, Volker Gries, Klipperrace 2019 , 10/2019

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Klipperrace 2019,

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Ex-names:Louise, Kajaco, Hembrug
Registered port:Monnickendam
Type of rigging:KETSCH
Type of ship:2-Mast Klipper
Year built:1911
Yard:Woubrugge, NL
Length:38.00 m
Breadth:6.20 m
Sail area:400 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:195 PS

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 24 Feb 2002

  • lauched in Woubrugge/NL as "Louise" in 1911, transport of goods between Zeeland and Rotterdam, later she was renamed the "Kajaco" and "Hembrug".
  • after nach lenghtening the hull by 9 metres she was used as a motor freighter for different goods to Belgium, France and in the Ijssel Sea.
  • in the mid of 1997 purchased by Dutch owners and converted to a 2-masted klippers for charter trips, mainly in the Dutch mud-flats and Ijssel Sea.


Website (nederlands, 12 Jun 2021):
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