|Photo by: Max||Today's SotD is a well-known vessel in the port of Rotterdam. The three masted schooner Eendracht (IMO: 8814275, Port of Registry: Rotterdam) is used to get anyone, especially young people, acquainted with the adventure of sailing at sea. The vessel was built in 1989 by Damen Shipyards, Gorinchem, is 59 metres long, 12 metres wide, has a maximum sail area of 1,206 m2 and a mast height of 41.7 metres. The vessel has a crew of 13 and a passenger capacity of 40 for trips of more than one day. She has 15 two-person cabins, 6 four-person cabins and one single person cabin.|
The Eendracht will return this afternoon to her homeport Rotterdam after 5 months travelling. During this voyage the vessel visited several ports in the Caribbean, such as Martinique, Curaçao and Sint Maarten. After a short stop at Falmouth the Eendracht will arrive this afternoon at Rotterdam, where she will berth at the Holland Amerikakade. More info can be found at the website of the Eendracht.
Click here for the current position of the Eendracht