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Clipper Ship 'Glengairn' off Dover, Kent

Photo credit: Aberdeen Maritime Museum

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The clipper ship, 'Glengairn', was built by the Walter Hood yard in 1863 for the Australian and China routes. This ship was lost on the 25th August, 1893 whilst en route to Philadelphia.

Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    58.1 x 93.5 cm

  • Accession number


  • Acquisition method

    purchased, 1993

Aberdeen Maritime Museum

Shiprow, Aberdeen AB11 5BY Scotland

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