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Twee Gezusters

Type: Klipperaak Year: 1904 Length: 31.1m Beam: 5.5m Draft: 1.2m Engine: Perkins M130c Rig: Single mast gaff rigged Twee Gezusters (Two Sisters) was built in 1904 at the Van Aller yard in Hasselt, Holland. Originally built as a single mast sailing barge of 26m she was lengthened in 1938 and an additional mizzen mast added. [...]

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Anna

Type: Steilsteven 1928 Length: 20.2m Beam: 3.9m Draft: 1m Engine: Mercedes Rig: Single mast gaff rigged Anna was built in 1928 at the wharf of L. Wolthuis in Veendam under the name Twee Gebroeders (Two Brothers). The steilsteven (straight stem) hull was the forerunner of the motor barges that were to gradually replace the sailing [...]

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Albatros

Type: Zeeuwse klipper Year: 1885 Length: 20m Beam: 4.8m Draft: 1.3m Engine: Fiat CPO3 Rig: Ketch albatros Around 1900 in Holland a number of small klippers were built for sport and recreation rather than for trading. Albatros is thought to be a rare example of one of these yachts built at the Duivendijk yard in Papendrecht [...]

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