Falls of Clyde is the only surviving iron-hulled four-masted full rigged ship and the only surviving sail-driven oil tanker in the world. She is currently berthed at Honolulu Harbor.
She will celebrate her 140th Birthday on December 12, 2018.
The Friends of Falls of Clyde (FoFOC) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to the preservation and restoration of the Falls of Clyde. The FoFOC received ownership of the Falls of Clyde from the Bishop Museum on September 30, 2008.
Read about Falls of Clyde in a recent issue of Highlander Magazine (PDF)
The magazine's website is http://highlandermagazine.com
Future of Falls of Clyde threatened by the State of Hawai‘i's Harbors Division
Decision and Order regarding the Impoundment of Falls of Clyde by Harbors Division, September 2, 2016 (PDF)
Read the press release regarding the Harbor Division's impounding of Falls of Clyde (PDF)
Read the editorial published in the Star-Advertiser (download full original in PDF)
Watch the story from KHON2, August 2, 2016
Download June 23, 2016 Press Release (PDF)
Read Gregg Kakesako's story in the Star-Advertiser, June 18, 2016
Watch the story from HawaiiNewsNow, June 16, 2016
KITV News - Falls of Clyde set to return to Scotland
Save Our Ship (SOS)
All current donations will go toward repatriating Falls of Clyde to Scotland
Donations can be made through Paypal.
For those who prefer to send a check, please make your checks out to 'Friends of Falls of Clyde' and send it to:
PO Box 4674
Honolulu, HI 96812-4674
Please make sure that all checks and money orders are in US currency.