Tag Archives: Sailing Ships

The Cutty Sark in Millwall Docks

10th December 2014 marks the 60th anniversary of the arrival of the Cutty Sark at her final berth in Greenwich, as mentioned in yesterday’s edition of The Wharf newspaper. The ship looks a bit of a state, but this is primarily … Continue reading

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S.V. Penang

The S.V. Penang was a three-masted steel barque built in 1905 in Germany, and was originally named the “Albert Rickmers”. In 1910 she was sold, renamed Penang and used in the South American nitrate trade. After a few more changes of … Continue reading

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