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Photographer:Grzegorz Mazerski [View profile]Title:MERCEDESAdded:Feb 22, 2007
Photo Category: Traditional rig sailing ships from 120'(36.6m) LOA
Training ship MERCEDES
(built in 1958 at unknown shipyard as fishing vessel, rebuilt in 2005 into brig, L=50m/900m2 of sail, sailing under Dutch flag, owner unknown)

spotted in Hamburg/Germany on 4th May 2006.

Can anyone help with the details?
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Atlantic A (Until 2003 Jun)
- Atlantic (Until 1988)
- Deo Juvante (Until 1983)
- Ora Et Labora (Until 1981)
- Huibertje (Until 1970)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Sailing Vessel
Gross tonnage:258 tons
Length:47 m
Beam:7 m
Draught:3.4 m

Additional Information
Build year:1958
AIS Information
Last known position:
54°5’36.58” N, 12°7’29.78” E
Speed, course (heading):
0.1kts, 193° (84°)
Arrival:18th Jul 2018
01:00:41 UTC
Last update:
32 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 July 18th, 01:00:41 UTCRostock
2018 July 12th, 20:00:33 UTCKiel
2018 July 12th, 04:00:19 UTCKiel
2018 July 11th, 14:00:04 UTCWarnemuende
2018 July 4th, 12:00:30 UTCGdansk
2018 June 30th, 16:00:02 UTCWilhelmshaven
2018 June 16th, 14:00:30 UTCKiel
2018 May 9th, 14:00:09 UTCHamburg
2018 May 1st, 14:00:29 UTCDe Bre
2018 April 3rd, 07:00:26 UTCDe Bke
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Werner Jurkowski on Feb 22, 2007 22:55 (11 years ago)
Her owner and captain is Oliver Wipperfürth, born 1969 in Wuppertal, Germany.
MERCEDES was rebuilt from the trawler ATLANTIC-A FD 75 in Harlingen, The Netherlands, now registered Amsterdam.
Crew 17, guests on daysails 140, in port 150.
Classification: Z1234+ worldwide, 430 tons, 18 sails, hight of main mast 35m, max. speed 15kn, engine MWM V16 / 800 HP.

The pictures in her homepage lead to a fragment of her name, her fishing number and her old homeport:

When googling I just found the following sites:

MERCEDES is not a training vessel, she is only used for daysails at events, social functions, receptions etc.

That's all I could find on her.
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