Morgenster celebrated her one hundredth anniversary in 2019

Morgenster – Bound for Cape Verde 2019
Morgenster – Cape Verde in sight 2019
Morgenster, Antwerp – Lisbon 2016
Morgenster, TSR Belfast 2015
Morgenster, TSR Belfast 2015
Morgenster VOF
Morgenster crossing Falmouth bay 2014
Morgenster sailing under a November moon. Belgian coast
Liverpool tall ships race 2008

She was originally launched in 1919 as the Herring Lugger ‘Vrouwe Maria’. In 1959 her name was changed to Morgenster (‘Morning Star’ in English )
The current owners, Harry & Marian Muter, acquired Morgenster in 1993 for the purpose of converting her into a Clipper Brig for Sail Training voyages. Relaunched in 2008 she joined the Tall Ship races.

Home Port
Den Helder, Holland

Length overall: 48m
Beam: 6.7m
Draught: 2.4m
Sail area: 600sqm
Contact the Morgenster

Richard Sibley

Photographer with a passion for photographing tall ships and traditional sailing boats

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