Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Far Barcelona"
Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||SCHONER|
|Overall length:||33.00 m|
|Length (hull):||23.10 m|
|Sail area:||360 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Holz / Wood|
|Engine:||Caterpillar 3408 C|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 01 Nov 2007
- former Norwegean Jakt, built 1874.
- longtime restore in Barcelona since 1991 as part of a project for vocational education in maritime handcraft.
- 1992 foundation of the EL FAR Consortium with the aim of providing Sail Training and maritime handcraft for vocational preparation and education, use of the ship as ambassador of the city of Barcelona.
- participation in the tall-ship festivals at the Spanish coast in La Coruna 2006 and Barcelona 2007.