Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Nil Desperandum"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||3-MAST-SCHONER|
|Type of ship:||Klipper|
|Yard:||Weduwe Duijvendijk, Papendrecht, NL|
|Sail area:||435 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Stahl / Steel|
|Engine:||DAF 1160 Turbo|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 14 Apr 2022
- built in 1894 at the Weduwe Duijvendijk shipyard in Papendrecht/NL as a 2-masted Dutch klipper for the transport of Goods on the Rhine, the Mass and the Zuiderzee, used for freight transport under sail until about 1950.
- removal of the rigging and used as a motor catrgo ship on inland waterways in Holland and Germany.
- 1992 after change of ownership, re-conversion to a sailing ship for charter trips with sailing guests, renaming in "Nil Desperandum".