Classic Ketch "Haabet"

Baltic Trader Style - Restored to perfection

August 2008: The ship is no longer for sale

Built 1906 - See ships Official log book is from 1910 with entries until today
Renovated and updated to perfection from 1966 to 2003 by Mr. Erik Johansen

LOA incl. davits/dinghy: 18.00 meter - 59 feet
LOD: 12.60 meter - 41 feet - BEAM: 4.50 meter - DRAFT: 1.87 meter


Bådebygger, Anders Olsen build "Haabet" in 1906 for Fisher skipper, Jørgen Christian Petersen, Hundested, Denmark
Ships extensive story is fully documented back from 1910 untill today.



On the slip in Hundested, Denmark, 24th july 2003

Furono Radar, 8" with track ball - Furono Echosounder 6" - Robertson Autopilot AP-2000 DL
Robertson Rudder indicator RI-40 - Navigator GPS RS 5900 Chart plotter - VHF Sailor RT 144C - Radio Sailor with
SW, MW, LW and NW - Compass Weilbach 8" - Rotating clear view "Sea View - Signal horn - Ships watch "Viking"

78 HP two cylinder Hundested diesel engine with variable pitch 3-blade propeller installed in 1986 by
engine master Ivar Riis, "Hundested Motorfabrik" (last one of theese renown engines to be build)
Hydraulic reverse gear - Consumption 8-12 liters per hour at 8 knots. Exhaust pipe in pure copper.
The propeller can be adjusted alongside for optimal sailing performance - Air compressor for engine start.
Diesel tank: 600 liters - Water: 200 + 150 liter

New masts from Boatbuilder Bent Sørensen, Hundested in 1986 - And new rigging and sails also in 1986
approximately 130 m2, main, mizzen plus two top sails - fore sail, jib and flying jib from rigger Claus Nielsen, Gilleleje.
New dinghy from 2002 - Viking 6 person life raft in container


"Haabet" in home port Rørvig, 11th august 2003

Fore cabin with two berths, acces from deck - Main cabin with pantry, dining area, 5-6 berths, toilet room.
Wheel house with table and seating for four - Engine room

Welcome abord


Wheel house with custom build engine control

Wheel house looking aft - seating for 4-5

Hundested, 2 cyl engine

Main salon looking for

Pantry in bb side

Toilet room at entrance to main salon


Forward cabin with two large berths - with acces from the fore deck - small wash basin at entrance (not shown)

August 2008 - This ship is no longer for sale