Tuesday 15 December 2009

Press article: Is the clipper, The City of Adelaide, set for the breaker´s yard?

The City of Adelaide, a clipper as iconic in Australia’s history as the Mayflower is in America’s, faces demolition

By tonight the fate of one of Britain’s finest ships will be sealed. That fate, to be determined at a meeting involving the Heritage Lottery Fund, Historic Scotland and National Historic Ships, may well be demolition.

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