Model No. 225: Grayling

Model No. 225

Model by: NGH
Made when: October 1925
Stated model scale: 1/16
Model length (ca.): 31.8" (80.8cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/16 (ca.): 42' 5" (12.9m)
Power/Sail: S
Vessel Type: R-Boat
Hull Configuration: Keel
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room South Wall Center

Vessels from this model:
1 built, modeled by NGH
#966s Grayling (1926)

Original text on model:
"No. [Blank] [sic, i.e. 966] R class for Junius S. Morgan October 1925 Scale 3/4 GRAYLING." (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

Model description:
"26' lwl Grayling, R-class sloop of 1926." (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)

Model discussion:
"[1925-09-26] Sat 26: Started on R class model for Junius Morgan. [Model 225 for #966s Grayling.]
[1925-10-03] Sat 3: ... Junius Morgan and George Nichols here in evening to inspext new model for R class. [Model 225 for #966s Grayling.]" (Source: Herreshoff, Nathanael G. Diary, 1925. Manuscript (excerpts). Access courtesy of Halsey C. Herreshoff.)

Model identification:
"See R Class study models sequence 1107, 1108, 1114, 1115, 1125, 1130." (Source: Curator Herreshoff Marine Museum, 2004.)

Related model(s):
Model 1125 by NGH??? (1919); sail
Model 1122 by NGH??? (1920?); sail
{?}: R-Boat???
Model 1130 by NGH (1920?); sail, not built
R-Boat (Study Model)
Model 1535 by NGH??? (1920?); sail
{R-Boat? (Study Model?)}: R-Boat???
Model 1115 by NGH (1920); sail, not built
R-Boat (Study Model A)
Model 1108 by NGH (1920); sail, not built
R-Boat (Study Model C)
Model 1107 by NGH (1920); sail, not built
R-Boat (Study Model D)
Model 1114 by NGH (1921); sail
Model 0225 by NGH (1925); #966s Grayling
Grayling: R-Boat
Model XA2-1_16 by NGH (1925); sail
Model XA2-1_17 by NGH??? (1920s?); sail, not built
Model Ext07 by NGH (1925?); #932s

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