Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Mab er Guip"

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Mab er Guip
Registered port:Vannes
Base port:Port-Anna, Séné
Type of ship:Sinagot
Year built:1985
Yard:Chantier du Guip, Ile aux Moines, FRA
Overall length:14.50 m
Length (hull):10.60 m
Breadth:3.20 m
Draught:1.25 m
Sail area:85 m2
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 17 Jul 2014

  • built in 1985 as replica of the boat "Vainqueur des Jaloux" (Sinagot, 1933) by Paul Bonnel and Yann Mauffret at the shipyard Chantier du Guip on Ile aux Moines, FRA.
  • 1992 sold to the touristic association L.V.T. (Loisirs Vacances Tourisme), used for touristic purposes in the Gulf of Morbihan, 2010 offered for sale.
  • 2011 purchased by the association "Les Amis du Sinagot".
  • maintenance and operation by the members of the association, presentation at maritime events, like the Semaine du Golfe in the Gulf of Morbihan
  • name "Mab er Guip" (engl. "child of Guip") in relation to the shipyard, where traditional French sailing boats are built and restored.


Website (français, 14 Dec 2022):
Mab er Guip: website of the supporting association, photos and basic history