Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Johanna von Oevelgönne"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Johanna von Oevelgönne, Volker Gries, Rum-Regatta 2017 , 05/2017

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Rum-Regatta 2017,

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Johanna von Oevelgönne
Ex-names:Johanna, Vrouwe Johanna
Registered port:Hamburg
Type of ship:Friesische Yacht
Year built:1910
Length:6.30 m
Breadth:2.50 m
Draught:0.30 m
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:17 PS

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 11 Apr 2023

  • built in 1910 in Friesland/NL as a Frisian yacht, used as a transport boat by farmers and traders for their goods along the coasts, rivers and canals.
  • acquired by an Amsterdam photographer in the 1960s and renamed after his wife in "Vrouwe Johanna", construction of the deck structure.
  • use in Alsmeer/NL, also as a living barge.
  • 1995 taken over by a Hamburg family, transfer to the river Schlei, use in leisure time.
  • registered in Hamburg since 2010, renamed "Johanna von Oevelgönne", berth in museum harbour, private trips mainly on the river Elbe.


Website (deutsch, 11 Apr 2023):
Johanna von Oevelgönne: her data, history, photo and contact at the website of the museum habour