Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Noordvaarder"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Noordvaarder, Volker Gries, Brandarisrace 2013 , 10/2013

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brandarisrace 2013,

Noordvaarder, Volker Gries, Brandarisrace 2015 , 10/2015

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brandarisrace 2015,

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Base port:Harlingen
Type of rigging:KETSCH
Type of ship:2-Mast Klipper
Year built:1909
Yard:Van de Boer, Lemmer, NL
Length:31.00 m
Breadth:5.30 m
Draught:1.20 m
Sail area:300 m2
Power:180 PS

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 01 Nov 2007

  • built 1909 at the shipyard "Van de Boer" in Lemmer, NL.
  • 1945 complete removal of the rigging, used as freighter transporting sand, peat and food for 40 years.
  • 1986 general overhaul and conversion in a charter ship, passenger sailing in Dutch coastal waters.


Website (nederlands/deutsch, 14 Oct 2007):
Noordvaarder: charter information, a photo, contact