Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Le Verseau"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Le Verseau, Michael Bommel, Bretagne, France 2012 , 08/2012

Source, location, date:
Michael Bommel,
Bretagne, France 2012,

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Le Verseau
Registered port:Basel
Year built:1999-2012
Overall length:25.00 m
Breadth:4.50 m
Draught:2.60 m
Sail area:210 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:160 PS
Engine:Volvo Penta

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 26 May 2013

  • 1999 begin of the building by the designer and owner M. Bommel on a meadow in Switzerland, 2011 launched into the river Rhein next to Basel, CH; transfered to the Ijsselmeer.
  • 2012 completion of the rigging and maiden voyage on the coast of Brittany, FRA.


Website (deutsch, 01 May 2013):
Le Verseau: information about the ship with many pictures of the building, offers for sailing on board, contact address