Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Ausquémé"

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Ausquémé, Volker Gries, Les Tonnerres de Brest 2012 , 07/2012

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Volker Gries,
Les Tonnerres de Brest 2012,
07/2012

Ausquémé, Volker Gries, Les Tonnerres de Brest 2012 , 07/2012

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Volker Gries,
Les Tonnerres de Brest 2012,
07/2012

Ausquémé, Volker Gries, Les Tonnerres de Brest 2012 , 07/2012

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Volker Gries,
Les Tonnerres de Brest 2012,
07/2012

Ausquémé, Volker Gries, Festival Temps Fête sur Douarnenez 2012 , 07/2012

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Volker Gries,
Festival Temps Fête sur Douarnenez 2012,
07/2012

Ausquémé, Volker Gries, Festival Temps Fête sur Douarnenez 2012 , 07/2012

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Volker Gries,
Festival Temps Fête sur Douarnenez 2012,
07/2012

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Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Ausquémé
Registered port:Penvenan
Nation:FRA
Type of rigging:KUTTER
Type of ship:Gaffelkutter
Year built:1942
Yard:Chantier Ezan, Bono, FRA
Overall length:12.00 m
Length (hull):9.00 m
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 17 Jul 2014

  • built at the Ezan shipyard in Bono, FRA; launched on September 21, 1942.
  • used in the fishery and oyster farming in the Gulf of Morbihan and off Auray, FRA.
  • in the beginning of the 1950s used as a sales platform and floating shop for sea food in the area of Paris.
  • 1954-1970 used by sea scouts for sail training, later sold.
  • 1976 crossing of the Atlantic, visit at the West Indies in the Caribbean and the Azores on her return.
  • since 1983 after change of the owner used for social work with youth, sailing voyages to Spain and Portugal.
  • 1991 bought by Jean-Jacques Joyeux, usage for day trips based in Ploumanac’h, FRA; voyage to Santiago de Compostela, SPA and Porto, POR; followed by trips based in Port Blanc, FRA until September 2003.
  • 2004 purchased by Nicolas Schouten, used for daytrips and shorter voyages since, participation in sailing events of the home region.

Contact:

Website (français, 27 May 2014):
http://www.ausqueme.fr/new
Ausquémé: photos, some history and basic technical specification, contact, offers for sailing