Classic Gaff'rigged Ketch


New owner, August 2006

New build Classic Ketch with glass fibre hull and tradional rigging like a "Baltic Trader". 
Teak deck in 1" x 4" planking.
Accomodation and installations compleeted during 2000 - 2002

Building Yard: J. Andersen, Denmark 2000, Accomodation and installations compleeted during 2000 - 2002

LOA 17.80 meter (58'), Bredth 4.40 meter (15'), Draft 1.75 meter (6'), Displacement 25 ton,
Tonnage 16.7 GRT/BRT, Hull material is Certified heavy GRP, Ballast 5 ton

The dinghy comes with the ship


Summer 2000 - before rigging the sails


"Cassiopeia" has a very sturdy GRP-hull with a build in anti-collision steel-stringer i the stern


Total sail area is 120 m2 (jib, foresail, main, topsail, spanker)


"Cassiopeia" is build by a master craftsman and everything is  very much presentable


Beatifull details and quality are found all over the "Cassiopeia"

Let's have a look below deck. Most of the accomodation and all the installations are from 2001-2002

Central heating system "Kabola", Heat blower 10.000 W, Fridge/freeze, Gascooker (4), Gas oven,
Micro oven, Cooker hood, Preassure water system, Hot water system.


This is the acces from the deck to the forward cabin where the head is located (bath tub)

Forward cabin looking aft into the pantry/salon

Pantry with micro vave oven, gas cooker, oven. fridge and freezer looking to forward cabin

Salon looking aft to bb - seen from the pantry. Notice door to engine room and owners cabin
The dining table is made out of solid mahogany

Salon looking to sb side forward.

6 cyl diesel engine, Diesel tank 1500 liter, Water 600 liter, Hydraulic steering, Electro/hydraulic
anchor winch, 2 x 200 Ah batteri bank for anchor winch, 6x200 Ah batteri bank (2000) for consumtion, 
Electronic charger, Converter for 220 volt, 1500 W cont., Colour TV.

The engine is housed in a ventilated box

Owners Cabin 

Owners cabin aft. Acces from the salon through the engine room. Also acces to the aft deck

Owners cabin looking forward. Door to engine room and salon

Prisme skylight in the deck of "Cassiopeia"

Raytheon Autopilot (2001), Garmin 162 GPS plotter with connection to PC, 
Compas, Log, Echosounder, SP VHF-radio

Location Copenhagen, Denmark