Sailing Ship "Svalan af Jungfrusund"


Type of vessel: Sailing ship, Built: 1924, Jungfrusund Shipyard, Sweden. Designed by Anders F. Olsson
Material: 2.5” larch and pine on double 5” oak frames

Length: 20.25 meters (+ bowsprit about 7m) - Breadth: 5.20 meters - Draft: 1.8 meters (moulded draft 2.50 m)
Tonnage: 12 NRT, 43 GRT

Main engine: JuneMunktell 202 MV _ Aux. engine: Gasoline powered generator 5.2 kW/ 12, 24, 240 & 400 Volts.
Bunkers: Diesel – 2 x 550 litres - Fresh water – 500 litres - Sewage – 360 litres

Saft Nife NiCa batteries about 500A/hr, 24V charger, entire electric system new installed 1999. Heating with water radiators. Hot & cold running water for kitchenette and toilet. Large bathroom with toilet, shower and sink. Kitchenette with fridge/freezer, propane stove with oven, microwave and wood stove and oven. Large engine room with 10 bar compressor, 2 x 24V pumps 50l/m, 220V pump 220l/m, large workbench. Navigators cabin & steering gear with VHF, GPS, Lyth magnetic compass. Sturdy anchor windlass with 100m chain. White Dacron sails, 220 sq m.

General arrangement:
Fore peak is a separate storage compartment with work bench and chain locker. Main entrance into areas below deck leads to two double cabins with desks, one smaller bunk and toilet. Aft of this is the kitchenette furnished in American cherry wood, dinner table with couch and chair for around 10. Aft of kitchenette is the engine room with stairs from deck. Aft peak holds navigator’s cabin.

Current owner purchased the vessel in 1996. For six years the ship has been completely renovated. 
Much has been renewed including a new pine deck.

January 2003 - New danish owners