Model No. 124: Bobtail
Model by: NGH
Made when: February 1902
Stated model scale: 1/16
Model length (ca.): 31.4" (79.7cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/16 (ca.): 41' 10" (12.7m)
Vessel Type: Sloop
Hull Configuration: Keel&Centerboard (1); Centerboard (1)
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room South Wall Left
Vessels from this model:
2 built, modeled by NGH
Original text on model:
"No 579 scale length 1/16 x 10 1/2 /12 breadth depth 1/16 Feb. 1902 for E. Scott" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)
"27' lwl Bobtail, keel/centerboard sloop of 1902." (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)
Reference to #581s Bogey was added by CvdL because Bogey shares with #578s Bobtail (built from the same model) both, the offset booklet HH.4.136 and plan 35-22 showing the midship section & waterline of Bobtail & Bogey.
Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné.
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