A tea clipper launched in 1869. Length 85.34 m, breadth 10,97 m, draught 6,4
m and displacement of 2,133 tons. The most famous of all tea clippers, the
is today preserved for posterity at a dry dock in Greenwich, England. Built
to transport tea from China, she was designed by Hercules Linton, whose
ambition it was to outstrip the Thermopylae
, the fastest ship of the time.
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1/75 Scale, 43.25" Long
Expert Skill Level.Please note: The manufacturer of this wood kit is based in Denmark.
Although complete plans and instructions are included, the limited English instructions
provided require critical thinking and some modification as needed.
This is not a build by numbers kit, and is not for everyone. Additional technique books, and or
access to the advice of an experienced wood modeler or wood model club is
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