V II grp 34 Albatross (ex Albatros)

Albatross sailed many miles over many years under the command of her previous owner Captain Wolfgang Immerthal, who called her Albatros.



Albatross has both bowsprit and boomkin


The massive bowsprit heel also provides a mounting for the windlass


Interior photos show a well-equiped seagoing vessel


  • Laurent Giles design No: 718
  • Builder: Bossoms of Oxford
  • Launch Date:
  • Hull Material: grp
  • Deck: grp
  • Engine: Yanmar 2YM15 diesel
  • Ballast keel material:
  • Doghouse: Long with portlights
  • Cockpit: Short
  • Berths: Four
  • Rig: Masthead bermudan sloop
  • Mast: Aluminium
  • Heads'ls: Genoa and staysls
  • Backstay arrangement: Single standing backstay to boomkin
  • Home Port:
  • Current Owner: Ben Kemper
  • Contact details:
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  • Other comments: Albatross is another workmanlike grp Vertue