Thanks for the info Clincher, would be nice to see her restored and retained in Glasgow.
BTW Where was she built was it Denny's of Dumbarton? I know the Cutty Sarks Keel was built there before it moved to another yard for completion. Was she used as a tea clipper?
On the topic of sailing ships, I paid a visit to the Glenlee a couple of years ago as she was being re-rigged. One of the trustees gave me a personal tour around her
He pointed out a bulkhead in the bow that when they opened it they found a long forgotten sack of hemp intact, which made for a rather ambient aroma in the closed space
. A little something left over from its former jute cargo days!.