Sailing ships

Experience sailing ships with data, photos, videos and history here!

Contact and legal notice

Tallship-fan is a project with the aim of collecting data, photos, videos and historical facts about sailing ships and to present them to other lovers of sailing ships.

Furthermore you can also identify sailing ships that you have seen or photographed by certain very simple characteristics.

Many friends of sailing ships support this data collection. I am very grateful to everyone for that. Please keep sending hints and information that will help to improve the data of sailing ships, photos, videos and historical facts.


Volker Gries
Georg-Büchner-Straße 21
18055 Rostock
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When you use this website, various personal data are collected. The  data privacy statement (in German only) explains, what data is collected and what it is used for.

For other linked websites the respective provider of the website is always responsible for the content.

The content on this website is subject to German copyright law.

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