Technical details

Length stem to stem: 34,76 m

Length overall: 40 m

Width: 5,98 m

Draught: 0,90 m

Engine: Deutz, 186 pk

Sail area close-hauled: 274 m2

Sail area total: 400 m2

Air draught: 21 m

Year of launch: 1875

Builder: Jonker, Kinderdijk

Restorator: Bart Vermeer

The ‘Helena’ is the only sail ship with approval to sail with passengers on the Rijn. She meets all the safety requirements. The rigging is certified by ‘Klassebureau Register Holland’.