Ship profile for the sailing ship: "L'Espérance"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Base port:||Port Paluden, Lannilis|
|Type of rigging:||KUTTER|
|Type of ship:||Gabare|
|Yard:||Leroux Quemeneur, Roscoff, FRA|
|Overall length:||14.00 m|
|Length (hull):||8.80 m|
|Ship's hull:||Holz / Wood|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 10 Jan 2022
- built in 1948 by Leroux Quemeneur in Roscoff/FRA as a transport ship (gabare) for goods of all kinds and people between Roscoff and the Île de Batz, in service until 1981.
- 1987 purchased by the association "Sauvegarde de L'Espérance" from Aber Wrac'h, restoration of the previous state, since then used for sailing trips with people through the association and presentation at sailing events in the region, like Entre Terre et Mer in Morlaix, Sail Brest and Douarnenez.
- in December 2021 land transport to Plouescat/FRA for an overhaul, to be completed by 2023.