Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Gratitude"

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Registered port:Monnickendam
Type of rigging:KUTTER
Type of ship:Klipperaak
Year built:1912
Yard:Hasselt, NL
Length:23.00 m
Breadth:5.00 m
Draught:1.10 m
Sail area:204 m2
Power:80 PS

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 24 Mar 2003

  • the Klipperaak "Gratitude" was built in Hasselt in 1912, used until the end of the 1960s as one of the last freighters to transport Muschelkalk to lime works.
  • in the beginning of the 1970s converted into a charter ship for passengers.

Literature for further reading:

We recommend the following references for your further research of the ship. The references marked with have been included in the generation of the ship profile on this page.

Anders Djerf
"Kulturarv under Segel, Levande segelfartygstradition i Sverige"
Sveriges Segelfartygsförening 2007 ISBN: 91-973000-6-3
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