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I love ships. I brought a silk screen from The Netherlands - it wasn't a windmill or the little dutch boy & girl but a ship.

The iron bark "Star of India" - 150 years, the oldest sailing ship still in service

Three-masted barque "Star of India". The Star of India was built in 1863 at

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The ship, built at Scott and Linton's Dumbarton shipyards in was designed to sail to China for tea but when the Suez Canal was opened the route was more suited to steamships. The 'Cutty Sark' was then modified for use in the Australian wool trade.