Ship Name

James Baines

Type

Clipper (3 m)

Origins/Provenance

Boston built

Era

Heroic Age of Sail (1816-1865)

Year Launched

1854

Home Waters

Australian passenger trade

Function

Commercial

Displacement (tons)

2275

Length (feet)

266

Beam (feet)

45

Draft (feet)

29

Hull

wood

Crew

100

Historical Note

Donald McKay-built for Black Ball Line; Australia and India runs; burned irreparably in 1858.

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