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EILEEN

Year1938
International RuleThird Rule others
Current Statusat the best
Current LocationSt. Tropez
Current CountryFR
DesignerChristian Jensen
BuilderSoon Slip og Baat A/S
Length Overall18.26 m.
Waterline12.72 m.
Beam3.63 m.
Displacement24 t.
Sail Area159 sq.m.
Constructionwood on steel frames
EngineYanmar 4JH/D
Original OwnerEinmar Stange
Original NameEILEEN
Original CountryNO
Original HomeportOslo
Original Sail NumberE 21
Owner Details & History

Built according to the 12m International Third Rule Cruising

938 - 1948 Einmar Stange - name: Eileen - home port: Oslo (Norway). Built as a C/R Twelve according to the Scandinavian tradition to assign to this class the yachts built in conformity to the International Rule but not for racing; the Twelve C/R yachts were still identified by an "E" on the main sail. Eileen is known as Eileen 2 because there was a much older Eileen (1907).

1949 - 1958 Niels Onstad.

1958 - 1969 Niels Onstad ? She is said being owned by Sonja Hennie, the famous skating olympic athlete and actress.

1970 - 1985 Unknown owners - at Mrs Hennie death the yacht is sold in Sweden and altered in ketch.

1985 - 1993 Erling Storm - home port: Oslo (Norway). She is used for charter after a restoration work.

1993 - 1999 Paul van der Bijl - home port: Cogolin (France). Eileen undergoes restoration under the supervision of architect Cees van Tongeren of the Van de Stadt firm. She is brought back to the original design of a C/R Twelve with some innovations in the interior and in the rigging.

2000 - 2006 Rick Langlaan - home port: Saint Tropez (France). Around 2006 a fire broke up and devastated the interiors.

2006 Marie and Jerome Borie - home port Marseille (France). Eileen has been restored with the interiors refitted more for racing than cruising.


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