Cutty Sark: The World's Last Tea Clipper


Subject:
Transportation , History By Place , England , Ships

Description:
Official site for this 19th century ship docked in Greenwich, London, which is the world's sole surviving extreme clipper ship. The site features images and history of the ship, which was launched in 1869 and which suffered a fire in 2007 while being refurbished. The associated museum "collects objects and memorabilia connected to Robert Burns who wrote the poem 'Tam O'Shanter' from which Cutty Sark got her name."

Publisher:
Cutty Sark

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.cuttysark.org.uk


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