Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Eendracht II"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Eendracht II, Volker Gries, Hanse Sail 1996 / Cutty Sark 1996 , 08/1996

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Hanse Sail 1996 / Cutty Sark 1996,
08/1996

Eendracht II, Volker Gries, Hanse Sail Rostock 1998 , 08/1998

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Hanse Sail Rostock 1998,
08/1998

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Eendracht II
Registered port:Scheveningen
Nation:NL
Type of rigging:3-MAST-SCHONER
Year built:1989
Yard:DAMEN WERFT, GORINCHEM NL
Overall length:59.10 m
Length (hull):55.00 m
Breadth:12.30 m
Draught:5.00 m
Sail area:1033 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:540 PS
Engine:Caterpillar Diesel

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 01 Oct 1998

  • the "Endracht II" replaced the "Endracht", which was converted into the clipper "Johann Smith", and is the flag-ship of the Sail Training Association in the Netherlands
  • used as a training ship, the three-masted gaff schooner sails Northern European waters from May to September with trainees of all age-groups, moving to the Canary Islands in winter time
  • during the holiday months she sails with youth crews (15 to 26 years) on board; the ship is also chartered for cruises by individuals as well as by groups and companies
  • has taken part in several regattas, such as the Cutty Sark Tall Ships Race in 1990 and 1991, the 1994 Windjammer Regatta in Rouen, the 1996 Cutty Sark Tall Ships Race from Rostock-St. Petersburg-Turku-Copenhagen, and the Hanse Sail Rostock in 1998
  • in 1998 she also won the North German Radio prize in the 2nd Hiorten Race from Karlskrona to Rostock

Last tracked position of the ship:

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Last tracked position of the ship Eendracht II

Contact:

Website (nederlands/English, 04 Feb 2000):
http://www.eendracht.nl/
Welkom op de Eendracht site: info about the ship and how to sail aboard, contacts and schedules

Literature for further reading:

We recommend the following references for your further research of the ship. The references marked with have been included in the generation of the ship profile on this page.

Ollivier Puget, Jean-Noël Darde
"Partir sur les Grand Voiliers - Le guide pour embarquer"
Guides Balland 2000 ISBN: 2-7158-1277-9
Page: 74 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data Quelle with contact
(als "Eendracht")

Otmar Schäuffelen
"Die letzten grossen Segelschiffe"
Delius Klasing Verlag 1997 ISBN: 3-7688-0483-6
(9. aktualisierte Auflage)
Page: 223 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data

Beken of Cowes, Eric C. Abranson
"Segelschiffe der Welt"
Edition Maritim 1995 ISBN: 3-89225-314-5
(engl. Originalausgabe: "Sailing Ships of the World", 1992, Thomas Reed Publications Ltd.)
Page: 82 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data

Anthony Churchill
"Sail to Adventure"
ISBN: 0 948337 05 2
Page: 65 Source with picture Source with history Quelle with contact

"Faszination Segelschiffe"
Ein interaktives Informationssystem auf CD-ROM 1998
(2. überarbeitete Auflage)
Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data Quelle with contact

Thaddeus Koza
"Tall Ships - the Fleet of the 21th Century"
Tide-Mark Press, East Hartford 2000 ISBN: 1-55949-551-0
(http://www.tallshipsinternational.com/)
Page: 65 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data

Otmar Schäuffelen
"Die letzten grossen Segelschiffe"
Delius Klasing Verlag 2002 ISBN: 3-7688-0483-6
(10. aktualisierte und erweiterte Auflage)
Page: 245 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data

Peter Rath
"Hanse Sail Rostock - Wo man sich begegnet"
Hanse Sail Verein Rostock e.V. 2005
(http://www.hansesail.com/)
Page: 71 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data