Ship Name

Nightingale

Type

Clipper

Origins/Provenance

Portsmouth

Era

Heroic Age of Sail (1816-1865)

Year Launched

1851

Home Waters

China trade, Atlantic, Pacific

Function

Commercial

Displacement (tons)

1066

Length (feet)

185

Beam (feet)

36

Draft (feet)

20

Propulsion Specifications

three masts

Hull

wooden

Crew

250

Related Images

boat5_nightingale_1853.jpg
Date: 1853
Image ID: 786

Record ID: 111