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Note: An Age Competition

By W Senior

Senior compares the length of service of some of the longest serving vessels in the Royal Navy from the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries. Read More

Filed under: Other (Early Modern) | Other (Eighteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Historic Vessels, Museums & Restoration | Navies

Note: An Age Competition

By W Senior and G. Pinhorne

Senior provides further information concerning the Brotherly Love (See MM Volume 1, Issue 5) and that in 1772 there could have been two coasting vessels with the same name. Pinhorne points out that a number of vessels on the Danish register were also long-lived, with one built in 1723 still being in commission at the […] Read More

Filed under: Other (Eighteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Historic Vessels, Museums & Restoration | Merchant Marines

Note: An Age Competition

By W Senior

In the late Nineteenth Century there were still afloat a number of small wooded sailing ships that were over a century old. Senior provides a listing of these seven vessels, along with their date of registry, the last entry in the registry and the overall age. Read More

Filed under: Other (Nineteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Historic Vessels, Museums & Restoration | Merchant Marines

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