VALBORG 1948 FINLAND

ABOUT THE SHIP
A two-masted wooden Galleass (Gaff Ketch) −  Valborg was built as a sailing freight ship in Porvoo, Finland in 1948, carrying sand and timber mostly between finish ports, she was rebuilt in 1970 and is now used as a sail training vessel.

VALBORG
VALBORG. Halmstad Race Start 2017 Position 55º 10N 012º 56E


SPECIFICATIONS

Rig:  Gaff Ketch
Height: 20m
Length: 36m
Beam: 7.2m
Depth: 2.4m
Sail Area:  360sqm

CONTACT THE SHIP

 

Richard Sibley

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

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