A frigate of 1794. Built to the ship's plans from the National Maritime Museum. The model is to 1/64 scale making her 4.5ft long. Every plank has been laid separately, there are 2,500 copper plates and all the rope is home made. She took 2 years to build.
WW1 and WW2 battleship depicted as in 1943 - made from the actual ship's plans held in the Nat, Maritime Museum. The scale is 1/128 and she is 6ft long. Every porthole is glazed and each deck plank is separately laid with caulking. 2 years to build.
She was made in pearwood from the 200 year old ship's plans from the Nat. Maritime Museum to a scale of 1/64. She is 5ft long, has 3000 copper plates, home made rope and 12,500 treenails (wood nails), each plank was separately laid with caulking.
1:128 scale model of USS olympia, Admiral Dewey's flagship at the time of the battle of Manila Bay during the Spanish American war of 1898. The hull has been carved from a solid block of basswood (lime).
Victorian Battleship built in 1889. Model to scale 1:110, so 3ft long. Built to plans from the Nat. Maririme Museum. Hull carved from solid limewood, the portholes are glazed and the decks have individual planks, the ships boats have wooden floorboards.
The battleship USS Arizona, launched in 1910, sunk at Pearl Harbour in 1941 with the loss of 1170 lives. A 1:200 scale model complete with glazed portholes, wooden decks and floor boards in the ship's boats.
A 1/200 scale model of this famous German battleship as she appeared in 1941 soon after her launch. Each porthole and window has been glazed, the decks are wooden and the ships boats widows are also glazed and they have wooden floorboards.
A 1/200 scale model of this famous American battleship which was where the surrender of Japan was signed in WW2. She, and her 3 sisters, iare the largest battleships ever built; and the Missouri is today a floating museum in Pearl Harbour, Hawaii.