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 Clipper Sailing-barge THAMES. Mr W.H.Cox of Upper Ground-street, Blackfriars, the Corporation bargebuilder, has recently completed for the service of the Dockyard at Woolwich a clipper sailing-barge for the conveyance of heavy stores, machinery, shot etc. She is spritsail rigged, and carries ajib, foresail, mizen, top and square sails.

Newspaper cutting 30 April 1859. 
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Clipper Sailing-barge THAMES. Mr W.H.Cox of Upper Ground-street, Blackfriars, the Corporation bargebuilder, has recently completed for the service of the Dockyard at Woolwich a clipper sailing-barge for the conveyance of heavy stores, machinery, shot etc. She is spritsail rigged, and carries ajib, foresail, mizen, top and square sails.
Newspaper cutting 30 April 1859.
Date: 30 April 1859      


Photo: Hervey Benham Collection
Image ID HBC_017_001


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