Classic Gaff'rigged Ketch  "Gefion"

New owners - May 2009


Picture gallery June 2008 - Link

Classic Ketch with hull of larch on oak and tradional Galease rigging like a "Baltic Trader". 
Teak deck and masts in Larch - Accomodation in mahogany

Commissioned from the building yard:  "Thyborøn Skibsværft" in 1996 
Tonnage Certificate issued in november 1996


Gefion on her first voyage from the ship yard

LOA 11.37 meter (37'), Beam 3.75 meter, Draft 1.59 meter, Displacement 14 ton
Gross Tonnage / BRT 13.3  -  Net tonnage 4.0
Ballast 5 ton outside (cast iron), Ballst inside 1 ton (lead)


Total sail area: 98 m2 
Storsejl med topsejl + mesan og topsejl + 3 forsejl (seven sails, red dacron)
Rigging in stainless Steel - 8 pax "Viking" life raft. Dinghy (new)

Main salon looking aft. 

Main saloon looking for. Seating for 12 persons

Chart table in sb side

Pantry in bb side of ship with gas cooker, cool boxes. Fridge w/freeze in sb side

Bukh, "G-3" diesel engine, 48 HP, 35.7 kW, 
Diesel tank 400 liter, Water xxx liter, Hydraulic steering, Manuel anchor winch,  Electronic charger. 
Two battery banks each 140 Ah, Main electric  system 24 Volt (+ 12 Volt), Shore connection 220 Volt
Heating system installed in 2004

Acces to engine room from aft cabin with. two berths, toilet with holding tank, wash basin etc.

Chart plotter, radar, echo sounder. B&G Autopilot, "SP" VHF radio

Sister ship with wheel house

Drawings available for the building of a wheel house on "Gefion"

This will provide acces from wheel house to owners cabin, aft - and to the salon