|United KingdomUnited Kingdom|
|Owner:||John Willis & Son, London|
|Builder:||Maudslay, Son & Field, Greenwich, England|
|Launched:||June 4, 1870|
|Class and type:||Iron clipper ship|
|Tons burthen:||970,99 GRT|
|Length:||216 ft 6 in (65.99 m)|
|Beam:||35 ft 2 in (10.72 m)|
|Draught:||20 ft 5 in (6.22 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full-rigged ship |
Hallowe’en was a 920-ton iron clipper ship. She was built in 1870 by Maudslay, Son & Field at Greenwich, England, for John "Jock" "White Hat" Willis, and was a sister ship to the clipper ship Blackadder.
Record passage from China to London
In 1874-1875, Hallowe’en sailed from Shanghai China, to London with a cargo of tea in 91 days, a record time, arriving 20 January 1875. She was fast in light airs and recorded many fast passages between China and the United Kingdom.
- Bruzelius, Lars (1996-08-24). "Sailing Ships "Hallowe'en"". Hallowe'en. The Maritime History Virtual Archives. Retrieved Feb 12, 2011.
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