Yankee Clipper - IMO 8845872
|Photographer:||Benoit Donne [View profile]||Title:||Yankee Clipper||Added:||Jan 11, 2005|
||Modern rig sailing ships / sailing yachts over 65' (20m) LOA|
|Yankee Clipper at Bequia,february 2002
Consider for deletion - obstructed view of vessel.
Is it a cruise ship? David_s Admin
I would keep it and take it to - modern rig sailing vessels -
its the only shot of this vessel on shipspotting - FB Admin
I agree. Clyde Admin
some details from www.tallship-fan.de
Name: Yankee Clipper
Former names: Cressida
Registered port: Fort-de-France
Type of rigging: Staysailschooner
Year built: 1927
Yard: F. Krupp Germaniawerft, Kiel, GER
Overall length: 59.50 m
Breadth: 9.10 m
Draught: 5.10 m
Sail area: 950 m2
Ship's hull: Stahl / Steel
Power: 560 PS
Engine: 2 * General Diesel
built as a private yacht, has sailed long voyages with her owners
and served as base ship for discoveries
reconstruction after the World War II to serve as a cruising ship under sail for more people in the Caribbean
Moved to modern rig sailing vessels.
|Vessel type:||Passengers Ship|
|Gross tonnage:||327 tons|
© Gerolf Drebes
© Captain Ted
© Captain Ted
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It is classified as a cruise ship by Equasis and is advertised on the web as a cruise ship.
It seems it is a cruise ship.
(If it walks like a duck and sounds like a duck....)
PS The same, or similar, applies to the photo of Hansa Explorer. Is advertised and sold as a cruise ship.
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nice picture, regards peter |
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