Esther Jensen


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Flag of the Netherlands.svgNetherlands
Name: Esther Jensen
Launched: 1939
Status: In service
General characteristics
Length: 24.20 m (79 ft 5 in)
Beam: 5.00 m (16 ft 5 in)
Draught: 2.25 m (7 ft 5 in)
Propulsion: Sails
Sail plan: Ketch
Capacity: 10 passengers

The Esther Jensen is a gaff-rigged ketch built in 1939 in Denmark.


Built in 1939 in Denmark, the Esther Jensen was used as a fishing boat initially.

In 1992, she was bought by Theo van Tricht, and restored and modernised. She now sails in European and Polar waters as a sail training vessel, offering escorted sailing holidays.[1] She is eligible to take part in The Tall Ships' Races organised by Sail Training International.


  1. ^ "WIE IS ESTHER JENSEN" (in Dutch). Esther Jensen. Archived from the original on 2007-04-07. Retrieved 2008-03-05.

External links

  • Esther Jensen website (in Dutch)
  • Technical data