Statsraad Lehmkuhl – 1914 – Norway

ABOUT THE SHIP
The Norwegian “Statsraad Lehmkuhl” is a 3-masted steel bark, built in 1914 by Johann C. Tecklenborg AG, Bremerhaven-Geestemünde as a training ship for the German merchant marine. Her original name was “Grossherzog Friedrich August”. She was purchased by the Norwegian Ship owners association in 1923 for the purpose of sail training in Norway and renamed “Statsraad Lehmkuhl”. Now owned by the Foundation Stiftelsen Seilskipet she is one of the most beautiful ships in the fleet.

SPECIFICATIONS
Port of registration, Bergen, Norway
Rig: 3 Masted barque
Length overall: 98m
Beam: 12.6m
Draught: 5.2m
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Statsraad Lehmkuhl
Norwegian barque Statsraad Lehmkuhl, Bergen 2014
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Statsraad Lehmkuhl, Bergen-Aalborg expedition 2019
Statsraad Lehmkuhl
Norwegian barque Statsraad Lehmkuhl, Bergen 2014
Statsraad Lehmkuhl – Position N58º34,12′ E009ª17,0′  Bergen to Aalborg Expedition 2019
Statsraad Lehmkuhl – Position N58º34,12′ E009ª17,0′  Bergen to Aalborg 2019
Statsraad Lehmkuhl
Main braces, Bergen-Aalborg expedition 2019
Statsraad Lehmkuhl
Storm over the Kattegat, Bergen Aalborg expedition 2019
View from the main topmast. Statsraad Lehmkuhl – Bergen to Aalborg Expedition 2019
Statsraad Lehmkuhl
Port quarter, view aft, Bergen-Aalborg expedition 2019
Statsraad Lehmkuhl, Torbay. TSR Antwerp Lisbon
Statsraad Lehmkuhl, Aarhus race start. 2013
Statsraad Lehmkuhl
Norwegian barque Statsraad Lehmkuhl, Bergen 2014

 

 

Richard Sibley

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

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