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Christmas gift, ready in good in time.

A miniature marine painting measuring 19.6 x 24.8 cm (7¾” x 9¾”) of the renowned clipper ‘Samuel Plimsoll‘ at #Plymouth.

The Samuel Plimsoll
Samuel Plimsoll

Samuel #Plimsoll‘ built Aberdeen by Hood had very similar lines to famous ‘Cutty Sark’ and her great rival, ‘Thermopylae’.
She was regularly converted to carry migrants from #London and Plymouth returning with wool.

Samuel Plimsoll, a detail
The Samuel Plimsoll, detail

Plymouth had the most advanced [for the time], popular, migration depot about which you can discover more via my painting and linked further reading page ‘Emigration, Plymouth Australia‘ https://www.frickers.co.uk/…/emigration-plymouth-cattewater/

The Samuel Plimsoll, bow detail
Samuel Plimsoll, a detail

[This Gordon Frickers, art signature is on all my more recent paintings]