Designed only for windjamming and built for comfort, Angelique is swift, snug and safe. Her deep draft hull and full keel assure maximum stability even in a “blow.” Her steel and wood construction combine the 21st-century’s highest safety standards and the authenticity of classic 19th-century English Channel and North Sea windjammers.
Angelique meets US Coast Guard and Lloyd’s specifications for sail vessels carrying passengers
7 water-tight compartments
2 powerful auxiliary diesel engines
VHF radio, radar, and GPS
No smoking is allowed in the deckhouse or below deck
Gaff Topsail Ketch
Length Overall: 130 feet
Length of Deck: 95 feet
Beam: 23 feet, 7-1/2 inches
Draft: 11 feet
Sail Area: 5269 sq feet
Displacement: 142 tons
Angelique depicts an English fishing trawler (circa 1880) that fished the North Sea. It was common in England to treat sails to make the cotton canvas more resistant to mildew with tallow, tannic acid, and red ocher.