Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Rupel"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||SCHONER|
|Type of ship:||Gaffelschoner|
|Length (hull):||17.00 m|
|Sail area:||202 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Holz / Wood|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 30 Oct 2004
- small wooden gaff schooner, built at Boom (Belgium) by unemployed and underprivileged youngsters, project was sponsored by the Flemish Government.
- keel laid in March 1992, launched on June 29th 1996.
- used for passenger cruising and also participates in Tall Ship races.