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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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Clipper ships, designers & builders

British-built clippersAriel * Blackadder * Challenger (1852) * City of Adelaide * Cutty Sark * Fiery Cross * Flying Spur * Hallowe'en * Lammermuir (1856) * Lammermuir (1864) * Leander * Lothair * Norman Court * Serica * Sir Lancelot * Taeping * Taitsing * Tayleur * Thermopylae
American-built early clippersAnn McKim * Houqua * Rainbow
American-built extreme clippersAmphitrite * Antelope of New York * Belle of the West * Celestial * Challenge * Challenger (1853) * Champion of the Seas * Comet * Dauntless * Eagle * Empress of the Sea * Eureka * Fearless * Flyaway * Flying Cloud * Flying Dutchman * Game Cock * Gazelle * Golden Eagle * Golden West * Great Republic * Hornet * Invincible * James Baines * John Bertram * Kingfisher * Lightfoot * Lightning * Mermaid * Morning Light * Mystery * Nightingale * Ocean Telegraph * Raven * Red Jacket * Robin Hood * Romance of the Sea * Seaman s Bride * Sea Serpent * Shooting Star * Sovereign of the Seas * Spitfire * Stag Hound * Star of the Union * Sunny South * Surprise * Sweepstakes * Swordfish * Telegraph * Water Witch * Westward Ho * Whirlwind * Wild Pigeon * Winged Racer * Witchcraft * Witch of the Wave * Wizard
American-built medium clippersAlarm * Andrew Jackson * Antelope of Boston * Ann Eldridge * Beverly * Black Hawk * Blue Jacket * Bonita * Bounding Billow * Carrier Dove * Celestial Empire * Charger * Charmer * Cleopatra * Climax * Coeur de Lion * Cremorne * Cyclone * Daring * Don Quixote * Eagle Wing * Edwin Forrest * Electric Spark * Ellen Foster * Endeavor * Eringo * Fair Wind * Fleet Wing * Flying Childers * Flying Dragon * Flying Mist * Galatea * Gem of the Ocean * Golden Fleece * Golden Light * Grace Darling * Harriet Hoxie * Henry Hill * Herald of the Morning * Hoogly * Intrepid * John Gilpin * John Land * John Stuart * John Wade * Joseph Peabody * Lady Franklin * Lightning * Lookout * Mary Robinson * Mastiff * Memnon * Mystery * N.B. Palmer * Noonday * Northern Light * Ocean Express * Ocean Pearl * Onward * Osborne Howes * Panther * Phantom * Queen of Clippers * Queen of the Pacific * Queen of the Seas * Quickstep * Race Horse * Racer * Radiant * Rocket * Roebuck * Saracen * Sea Bird * Sea Witch * Seminole * Sierra Nevada * Silver Star * Southern Cross * Starr King * Storm King * Swallow * Thatcher Magoun * Ticonderoga * Tornado * Uncowah * Western Continent * West Wind * Whistler * White Swallow * Wildfire * Wild Ranger * Wild Rover
Dutch-built clippersCalifornia * Kosmopoliet * Stad Amsterdam
Canadian-built clippersMarco Polo * Stag
British designers and buildersLinton, Hercules * Lithgow, William * Russell, John Scott * Scott & Linton * Pile, William
American designers and buildersGriffiths, John Willis * McKay, Donald * Palmer, Nathaniel * Pook, Samuel Hartt * Webb, William H * Westervelt, Jacob Aaron
Surviving 19th Century clippersCity of Adelaide * Cutty Sark



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