Platessa von Esbjerg

Update 20.07.2017
Current Name Platessa von Esbjerg
Previous Name Helle Carsten (until 1982), Platessa (until 1972), Jenle Repia (until 1968), Platessa (until 1966)
Manager Lebensgemeinschaft Eiderdrift e.V., Eckernförde, Federal Republic of Germany
Owner Lebensgemeinschaft Eiderdrift e.V., Eckernförde, Federal Republic of Germany
Flag Federal Republic of Germany
Port of Registry Eckernförde
Type of Ship gaff ketch
Completion 1935
Shipyard A/S Jensen & Lauridsens Skibsbyggeri, Esbjerg, Denmark
GT 40
Overall Length [m] 25,00
Registered Breadth [m] 5,05
Maximum Draught [m] 2,50
Propulsion [KW] 177
Propulsion [BHP] 240
Sail Area [m2] 255
Capacity Passengers 12
Additional Information once built as a shark cutter with the register no. >E.379< and in use until 1982 (in the meantime also layed up from time to time). In 1982 the ship went to a Hamburg owner, then it was restored by a new owner from 1988 - 1995 and handed over to the current owner in 1995.
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