Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Frans Horjus"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||KETSCH|
|Type of ship:||2-Mast Klipper|
|Sail area:||540 m2|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 01 Nov 2007
- built 1904, used as coastal freighter under sails along the Belgian, Dutch and Western German shore, mainly in the North Sea.
- 1950 removal of the masts and fitted with a stronger engine, another rebuilding in 1962.
- since 1997 converted in a charter ship for passenger sailing by the then owner, sailing region along the Dutch coast.