Götheborg III

Götheborg III

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Marit Hansson


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Götheborg III

Here's another detail from the Swedish East India Company replica ship.

And here are some facts taken from http://www.soic.se

Length: 40,9 metres
Total length including bowsprit: 58,5 metres
Beam: 11 metres
Sail area: 1,964 square metres
Draugth: Stern: 5.25 metres & bow: 4,75 metres
Ballast: Fully 292 tonnes
Displacement (weight of ship and load): 1150 tonnes
Average speed: 5-6 knots, with a max. engine speed of 8 knots
Crew: About 80 people onboard, 20 crew, 50 trainees and 10 places for scientists, journalists etc.
Bunkering: Food for 80 people for 60 days and aditional reserv for30 days
Navigation equipment: GPS, electronic nautical chart, radar, gyro-compass and Satcom B
Engines: 2 X Volvo Penta TAMD 163A (16 liter) à 405 kW = total effekt på 1 100 horsepower
2 X TAMD 103 (10 liter) à 180 kW
1 X TAMD 74 (7 liter) à 90 kW

Comments 2

  • TFR 10/09/2008 10:15

    Nice detail, excellent colors

    Rgrds, Robert
  • Cees Kuijs 09/09/2008 11:02

    Good detailed image, Marit. Excellent details.
    Like the crop.
    Thanks for all the info about this tall-ship !!
    Greetings, Cees