Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Whydah of Bristol"

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Whydah of Bristol
Registered port:Heiligenhafen
Type of rigging:SCHONER
Year built:2000
Yard:Bristol, GBR
Length:14.90 m
Breadth:4.30 m
Draught:2.30 m
Sail area:141 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:191 PS
Engine:Caterpillar Perkins Diesel

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 20 Dec 2022

  • built in 2000 by boat builders from Bristol/GBR as a 1:2 replica of the legendary regatta yacht "America".
  • in autumn 2013 taken over by the German association "Brigantine Falado von Rhodos e.V." as a replacement for the sunken "Falado von Rhodos", use as a sailing ship for the boy scout and youth movement with support from donors and private lenders.

Last tracked position of the ship:

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Last tracked position of the ship Whydah of Bristol


Website (deutsch, 20 Dec 2022):
Whydah of Bristol: the operator's website with specification, some history, photos, contact, activities on board