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"Spitfire" (Clipper Ship)

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The clipper ship "Spitfire" was built by James Arey & Company at Frankfort, Maine in 1853 for Thomas Grey and Manning & Stanwood of Boston. She was in the English tea trade in her first few years, working the rest of her career in the California trade.

– Erik Ronnberg

Citation: "Vessels (Specific / Named)." Fitz Henry Lane Online. Cape Ann Museum.§ion=%22Spitfire%22+%28Clipper+Ship%29 (accessed June 13, 2024).
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