Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Nil Desperandum"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Nil Desperandum, Volker Gries, Brandarisrace 2014 , 10/2014

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brandarisrace 2014,
10/2014

Nil Desperandum, Volker Gries, Brandarisrace 2015 , 10/2015

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brandarisrace 2015,
10/2015

Nil Desperandum, Volker Gries, Brandarisrace 2015 , 10/2015

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brandarisrace 2015,
10/2015

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Nil Desperandum
Registered port:Enkhuizen
Nation:NL
Type of rigging:3-MAST-SCHONER
Type of ship:Klipper
Year built:1894
Yard:Weduwe Duijvendijk, Papendrecht, NL
Length:36.00 m
Breadth:6.25 m
Draught:1.20 m
Sail area:435 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:250 PS
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".

Last tracked position of the ship:

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Last tracked position of the ship Nil Desperandum

Contact:

Website (nederlands/deutsch/English, 14 Apr 2022):
https://nil-desperandum.eu/new
Nil Desperandum: charter website with all information about sailing on board, photos, contact