This tall ship is a training vessel owned by the Portugese
Navy. Shown here sailing out of San Diego Harbor, bound for Hawaii. Built in 1937, by Blohm and Voss Hamburg. With a sail area of 20,828 sq.ft. and 1,000 HP engine to propel the steel hulled Barque around the world. The full length of the ship is 293.6 ft., with the hull at 266.7ft. and a beam of 39.4 ft. and a draft of 17.4ft.
The Eagle, Gorch Fock, Mircea and Tovarishch are also built by Blohm and Voss, Hamburg.
New 2014 calendar
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