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Old-Time Clipper Ships

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The North Carolina Shipbuilding Company of Wilmington gave ships it built historic vessel names. The C2 class cargo ships were very dissimilar to mid-19th-century clipper ships to which were being remembered. C2s represented modern, large steel cargo ships whereas clipper ships embodied the epitome of wooden sailing vessel design.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 11 Issue 23, Nov 1943, p1-2, 14, il