|Photographer:||bendt nielsen [View profile]||Title:||NORDKAPEREN||Added:||Dec 27, 2018|
|Captured:||May 09, 2013||IMO:||Unavailable||Hits:||138|
||Traditional rig sailing ships under 120'(36.6m)LOA|
|The Danish adventurer and sailor Troels Klovedal who have sailed around the world three times with his more than one hundred years old fine sailing ship NORDKAPEREN, he is sadly passed away on 23-12-2018 he was 75 years.
His ship was more or less known worldwide because of the dragon decoration.
NORDKAPEREN is a fork rigged ketch built in Szczecin, Poland in 1905,
and is seen here in the home harbor Ebeltoft / Denmark.
Overall length: 58 feet
NORDKAPEREN was built for German millionaires for racing in the Baltic Sea and in the English Channel, where large rallies were held at the Isle of Wight around the nineteenth century.