MERCATOR
Name : MERCATOR
Former names : -
IMO number : -
Type : barquentine / ex training ship / museum ship since 1961
Built : 1932
Length : 78,40 m (bowsprit included)
Beam : 11,09 m
Draught : 4,50 m
Total sail surface : 1600 m2
Crew : 150 crew members
Owner : Belgian Gouvernement
Flag : Belgium
Port of registry : Antwerpen
Extra information : In 1936 the Mercator brought the remains of Father Damien to Belgium.
1960: out of service
September 29, 2015: report: The Mercator for many months off the townscape
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