Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Delphin"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||KUTTER|
|Type of ship:||Ostfriesische Torfmutte|
|Sail area:||120 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Stahl / Steel|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 02 May 2006
- built 1930 in Westrhauderfehn, GER; first name "Adler".
- frisian so-called Torfmutte, a cargo ship to transport peat and building materials through the channels of Friesland, at the Leda and Ems.
- she was sunk to protect her during the WW II, used as a cargo ship after the war again until the 1950s.
- 1961 saved from being scapped, reconstruction for private use and maintenance as museum ship in Hamburg Oevelgönne and later in the Finkenwärder Gaffel-Consortium Hamburg.