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ShipDaysPort of DepartureDate of Arrival
Shooting Star105BostonAug. 17, 1852
Courser108BostonApril 28, 1852
Phantom105BostonApril 21, 1853
Golden Eagle105BostonAug. 25, 1854
Don Quixote106BostonMarch 29, 1855
Ringleader107BostonFeb. 12, 1856
Ringleader110BostonFeb. 8, 1854
White Swallow110New YorkAug. 7, 1860
Herald of the Morning99New YorkMay 16, 1855
Herald of the Morning106BostonMay 7, 1854
Eagle Wing105BostonApril 5, 1854
Robin Hood107New YorkMarch 25, 1859
Ocean Telegraph109New YorkMarch 13, 1860
Electric Spark106BostonApril 9, 1856
Telegraph109BostonApril 9, 1855

He also divides this great race course into five sections, in which four other Medford ships made records, Ocean Express, John Wade, Syren and Living Age.

The first section was from Sandy Hook to the Equator. There were twenty-seven ships which made the passage in 20 days or less. The best record was 16 days. White Swallow made the run in 17 days.

The second section was from Cape St. Roque to 50° S. There were twenty-eight ships in all which made the passage in 20 days or less. The best record was 16 days. Ocean Express made the run in 18 days, Electric Spark in 19 days, John Wade and Ringleader in 20 days.

The third section was from 50° S. in the Atlantic to 50° S. in the Pacific. There were eighteen ships which made this run in 10 days or less. The best record was 6 days. Robin Hood made the passage in 7 days, Herald of the Morning in 8 days.

The fourth section was from 50° S. in the Pacific to the Equator. There were thirty-six ships which made the run in 20 days or less. The best record was 16 days. Courser, Don Quixote and Ocean Telegraph made the passage in 19 days, Golden Eagle, Syren, Shooting Star and Telegraph in 20 days.

The last section was from the Equator to San Francisco. Forty-eight ships in all made the run in 20 days

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