The Cutty Sark: from fire to rebirth

The Cutty Sark
A fire burns on board the clipper boat The Cutty Sark in 2007. Flames and thick black smoke shot high into the sky above the dry dock. Credit: Reuters
The Cutty Sark
An aerial view shows damage to the Cutty Sark following the fire. Credit: Reuters
The Cutty Sark
A worker cleans windows around the clipper Cutty Sark in its new housing. Credit: Reuters


Queen unveils new Cutty Sark

After surviving the roughest seas and a devastating fire, a restored Cutty Sark has been unveiled by the Queen after a £50 million restoration project.