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Cutty Sark, last of the clippers.

Frank G. G. Carr

Cutty Sark, last of the clippers.

by Frank G. G. Carr

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Published by Cutty Sark Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cutty Sark (Ship).

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCutty Sark Society.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19255303M

    An updated and expanded edition to celebrate the th anniversary of this iconic ship. The narrative spans her construction at Dumbarton in ; her famous tea voyages as well as those with other. The Cutty Sark, the Last of the Famous Tea Clippers V1: An Account of the Ship Itself, with Plans and Full Instructions for Building the Hull, Bulwark.

    The Cutty Sark was one of the last clippers built for the China tea trade by Scott, Linton & Company, Dumbarton, Scotland. She was launched in with a complement of She was built for John ‘Jock’ Willis who wanted the Cutty Sark to be the fastest ship in the annual race to bring home the first of the new seasons tea from China. Nov 22,  · Which is why the Cutty Sark, laid down that year, was the last ever built. She carried three masts with a compound construction of wood over an iron frame. She was built to challenge the reigning champion clipper of the day trc-music.com: Patrick Murfin.

    CUTTY SARK: The Last of the Tea Clippers. Eric Kentley. Famous during her working life as one of the fastest of all clippers, this is the story of the last survivor of an extraordinary breed of commercial vessels designed to race from the other side of the earth with a precious cargo of fresh tea. Includes a chronological building and career. Cutty Sark: Last of the Tea Clippers th Anniversary Edition. Regular price £ £ Sale Quantity This book has been developed from the outset with the Cutty Sark Trust and takes the form of a chronological career narrative but also presents detailed features on crew accounts, log entries, pieces on seamanship, ports and cargoes.


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Cutty Sark was the greatest of the tea clippers and an iconic British institution. This new work describes the eventful history of this celebrated ship from her construction/5(10). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Cutty Sark: The Last Cutty Sark the Tea Clippers at trc-music.com Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

CUTTY SARK: The Last of the Tea Clippers. Eric Kentley. Famous during her working life as one of the fastest of all clippers, this is the story of the last survivor of an extraordinary breed of commercial vessels designed to race from the other side of the earth with a precious cargo of fresh tea.

Includes images and accounts from the ship's. Dr Eric Kentley has provided us with not only a concise history of the Cutty Sark but also given us great detail on The China Tea Trade, The Tea Races, The Rise of the Clippers, The End of the Tea Trade for Sailing Ships and The End of the Clipper Era, all of which put flesh on the bones of, or perhaps more appropriately put boards on the deck of, the Cutty Sark itself/5.

Cutty Sark is a British clipper ship. Built on the River Leven, Dumbarton, Scotland in for the Jock Willis Shipping Line, she was one last of the clippers. book the last tea clippers to be built and one of the fastest, coming at the end of a long period of design development, which halted as sailing ships gave way to steam propulsion.

The opening of the Suez Canal (also in ) meant that steamships now Length: Hull: ft ( m), LOA: ft ( m). Jan 10,  · The book has been developed from the outset with the Cutty Sark Trust and takes the form of a chronological career narrative but also presents detailed features on crew accounts, log entries, pieces on seamanship, ports and cargoes and broader tall ship culture as well as an opportunity to focus on artifacts and the fittings of the ship/5(8).

Oct 15,  · Cutty Sark was the greatest of the tea clippers and an iconic British institution. This new work describes the eventful history of this celebrated ship from her construction, her famous voyages, dramatic fire, painstaking restoration, and glorious reopening in April /5(1).

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In he designed and built a model of the steam yacht Aida. His model of the Cutty Sark won a Championship Cup and was exhibited at the Science Museum, as was his model of the Victory.

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Aug 15,  · Cutty Sark was the greatest of the tea clippers and an iconic British institution. This new work describes the eventful history of this celebrated ship from her construction, her famous voyages, dramatic fire, painstaking restoration, and glorious reopening in April /5.

Cutty Sark was the greatest of the tea clippers and an iconic British institution. This new work describes the eventful history of this celebrated ship from her construction, her famous voyages, dramatic fire, painstaking restoration, and glorious reopening in April Developed with the Cutty Sark Trust, the book provides a Price Range: $ - $ The Cutty Sark The Last Of The Famous T Clippers Two Volumes In One Volume one and account of the ship itself with plans and full instructions for building the hall bulwarks and desk fittings of a scale model fully Illustrated Book in good condition previous book owner's name sticker inside front cover.

Pages and binding are intact with trc-music.com Rating: % positive. Jan 15,  · The book has been developed from the outset with the Cutty Sark Trust. It presents a chronological career narrative but includes detailed features on crew accounts, log entries, pieces on seamanship, ports and cargoes, and broader tall ship culture, as well as an opportunity to focus on artifacts and the fittings of the ship.5/5(1).

The "Cutty Sark", the last of the famous tea clippers: being a description of the hull, deck fittings, and rigging of this famous ship, together with a detailed account of the building of a scale model, which will shortly be added to the collection at the Science Museum, South Kensington.

Mar 17,  · The Cutty Sark in London, according to Wikipedia, is a British clipper ship. Built on the Clyde in for the Jock Willis Shipping Line, she was one of the last tea clippers to be built and one. Feb 03,  · Cutty Sark can be crowded, so we recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot.

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[Eric Kentley; Cutty Sark Trust.] -- "The last survivor of this extraordinary breed of commercial vessels designed to race from tne other side of the earth with a precious cargo of fresh tea, Cutty Sark was famous during her working.

Apr 25,  · If you haven’t yet visited the Cutty Sark in Greenwich, this year is the time to make sure you do. Built in the famous dockyards of the River Clyde in Scotland, the Cutty Sark is years old in One of the last tea clippers to be built, these beautiful tall ships fell out of.

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