Items tagged sailing vessels in MV Collections

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  • Sailing Ship Model - Top Sail Schooner Object

    Sailing Ship Model - Top Sail Schooner

    Schooner model with topsail rig. Made by Wemyss Thomson of Williamstown. Scale unknown. Probably represents the general type of vessel rather than a particular vessel. This is an exampl ...

    From: Williamstown, Australia Images: 1
  • Sailing Ship Model - Clipper Ship, Tweed Object

    Sailing Ship Model - Clipper Ship, Tweed

    The Tweed was a fully rigged clipper ship famous the world over for its speed. It was launched in 1854. This Bombay-built, full-rigged ship first sailed as the paddle steamer Punjaub ow ...

    Images: 2
  • Yacht Model - Racing, circa 1900 Object

    Yacht Model - Racing, circa 1900

    Model racing yacht used on Albert Park Lake, Melbourne. Constructed by donor's father in about 1900. Made of nailed wood planking, painted grey above the waterline with varnished wooden ...

    From: Albert Park, Australia Images: 5
  • Sailing Ship Model - English, 12th Century Object

    Sailing Ship Model - English, 12th Century

    Model of single-masted sailing ship with fore and stern castles and a fighting top castle on the mast. Steered with a paddle, this type of ship was used by English forces during the 12t ...

    Images: 3
  • Sailing Ship Model - Pearling Lugger, 'Mary' Object

    Sailing Ship Model - Pearling Lugger, 'Mary'

    Model pearling lugger 'Mary'. Framing for this model was made by the Japanese shipwright who made the original vessel. The model was then completed by Lieutenant Commander Geoffrey Ingl ...

    Images: 3
  • Ship Model - HM Bark Endeavour, 1937 Object

    Ship Model - HM Bark Endeavour, 1937

    The 1768-1771 voyage of the Endeavour under the command of Captain James Cook was one of the most important scientific exploration journeys of all time with a continuing legacy for Aust ...

    Images: 5
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    Sailing Ship Model - Man-O-War

    Three decked Man-O-War model. Possibly of French design. Model is believed to have been made by a French prisoner of war captured at the Battle of the Nile in 1798. Model is apparently ...

    Images: 0
  • Sailing Ship Model - Loch Maree (Dismasted) Object

    Sailing Ship Model - Loch Maree (Dismasted)

    The clipper ship 'Loch Maree' was built by Barclay, Curle & Co. in Glasgow in 1873 (1581 GRT). It was operated by the Loch Line on the England-Australia route but disappeared without tr ...

    Images: 7
  • Sailing Ship Model - Barque, Harmony Object

    Sailing Ship Model - Barque, Harmony

    Barque, 'Harmony' built at Great Yarmouth in about 1861. This 31 metre long, 256 tonne vessel was used in the trade between Yarmouth and North America. This model was purchased by the ...

    Images: 7
  • Sailing Ship Model - Brig, 'Wild Wave' Object

    Sailing Ship Model - Brig, 'Wild Wave'

    The brig 'Wild Wave' (179 tons) was built at Guernsey in the Channel Islands in about 1854 and originally named 'China'. It was sailed to Sydney, Australia under the command of Henry Ma ...

    Images: 6
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