Model No. 5: Dilemma

Model No. 5

Model by: NGH
Made when: October 1891 (?)
Calculated model scale: 1/16
Model length (ca.): 28.3" (71.9cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/16 (ca.): 37' 9" (11.5m)
Power/Sail: S
Vessel Type: Fin Keel
Hull Configuration: Fin Keel
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room East Wall

Vessels from this model:
1 built, modeled by NGH
#412s Dilemma (1891, Extant)

Original text on model:
"No. 412 DILEMMA 1891" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

Model description:
"#412 Dilemma, 25' lwl fin-keel sloop of 1891." (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)

"Note wax addition at the bow, showing Dilemma's altered forward section." (Source: van der Linde, Claas. June 17, 2009.)

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