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Torrens

Painting by Jack Spurling for the cover of Blue Peter Sept 1923.
Famous clipper this one, built 1875 by James Laing, part of her fame consisting in having had Joseph Conrad as Chief Mate.
The fore topsail stunsail behind the topsail yard looks odd. When single topsails was in use, this was correct p

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