A clipper ship built in 1849 by Donald McKay, East Boston, MA. Dimensions: ___'_"×__'_"×__'_", tonnage 806 tons, old measurements.
1849 June
Launched at the shipyard of Donald McKay, East Boston, for George B. Upton, John M. Forbes and Sampson & Tappan, Boston. Captain Lord was given command of the ship.
1849 November 23 - April 2
Sailed from Boston to San Francisco in 130 days. After that she was put in the California - Manila trade.
1859 February 12
Wrecked on a coral reef neer Iba on the coast of Zambales, P.I., on voyage from Manila to San Francisco with a valuable cargo


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