Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Maja"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Maja, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2009 , 05/2009

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2009,

Maja, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2011 , 06/2011

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2011,

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Registered port:Flensburg
Type of rigging:KUTTER
Type of ship:Gaffelkutter
Year built:1913
Yard:Carl Andersen, Faaborg, DK
Length (hull):8.85 m
Breadth:2.75 m
Draught:1.50 m
Sail area:45 m2
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood
Power:11 PS
Engine:2 Zyl. Penta Diesel

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 02 Dec 2014

  • design by Tom Petersen, built in 1913 in Faaborg, DK at the shipyard of Carl Andersen using fishing ships as model, but intended for sparetime sailing.
  • 1937-2008 owned by the same family in two generation, registered in Hellerup and Kerteminde, DK.
  • today she is situated in Flensburg, GER.