Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Belle Germaine BR7083"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Belle Germaine BR7083, Volker Gries, Brest/Douarnenez 2004 , 07/2004

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Volker Gries,
Brest/Douarnenez 2004,
07/2004

Belle Germaine BR7083, Volker Gries, Brest/Douarnenez 2004 , 07/2004

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brest/Douarnenez 2004,
07/2004

Belle Germaine BR7083, Volker Gries, Brest/Douarnenez 2008 , 07/2008

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brest/Douarnenez 2008,
07/2008

Belle Germaine BR7083, Volker Gries, Sail Brest 2016 , 07/2016

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Sail Brest 2016,
07/2016

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Belle Germaine BR7083
Registered port:Tinduff, Plougastel-Daoulas
Nation:FRA
Type of rigging:YAWL
Type of ship:Sloop Coquillier
Year built:1935
Yard:Victor Belbeoc'h, Le Fret, FRA
Length:10.80 m
Breadth:3.85 m
Draught:1.85 m
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood
Power:24 PS
Engine:Baudouin

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 02 May 2021

  • built in 1935 in Le Fret, FRA by Victor Belbéoc’h, used in the fishery in the Bay of Brest until 1952 under sails and as motor ship until 1975.
  • four years restoration since 1978 in Hôpital-Camfrout, FRA by Alain Nicolas.
  • since 1994 based in Tinduff, participation in sailing events in the region.
  • in 2016 and 2018 seen with a yawl rig.