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Fiery Cross (clipper)

Ship Career
Class and typeClipper ship
OwnerJohn Campbell, Glasgow
BuilderShipyard at Chaloner, Liverpool
Launched1860
General characteristics
Tons burthen695 NRT
Length185 ft.
Beam31 ft. 7 in.
Draught19 ft. 2 in.

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'Fiery Cross' was a famous British Tea Clipper which sailed in the Great Tea Race of 1866.


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