Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Bontekoe"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||KETSCH|
|Type of ship:||Klipper|
|Yard:||Baanhoek, Sliedrecht, NL|
|Sail area:||421 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Stahl / Steel|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 02 Apr 2023
- built in 1909 in Sliedrecht/NED at the Baanhoek shipyard as a single-masted cargo ship for the coastal and inland waters of Holland.
- conversion in WWII for military use, after the war used as a motor cargo ship and use as a dredger barge in the construction of dykes.
- in the early 1990s, conversion to a sailing ship and equipment for sailing with charter guests, participation in sailing events on the Dutch coast.