Model No. 226: Dorothy Q. et al.
Model by: NGH
Made when: January 1907 (ca.)
Model length (ca.): 45.1" (114.5cm)
Vessel Type: Q-Boat (2); P-Boat (1)
Hull Configuration: Keel
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room South Wall Center
Vessels from this model:
3 built, modeled by NGH
Original text on model:
"1907 #668 with original bow, scale length 5/8 of 1/12 breadth draft 15/16 of 1/12 frame space 10" DOROTHY Q
#669 with long bow ditto long under breadth, draft, frame space, ELEANOR
#670 with long bow dittos under all except scale 1/12 breadth and draft 13/12 of 1/12 frame space 10 1/2" SENECCA" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)
"26'6" lwl Dorothy Q, Q-class sloop of 1907. Also, with longer bow, 27' lwl Q-class sloop Eleanor and, with change in scale, 32'4" lwl P-class sloop Seneca, both of 1907." (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)
"Note the short bow for #668s Dorothy Q. on top. The model is fitted with the long bow that was used for #669s Eleanor and #670s Seneca." (Source: van der Linde, Claas. July 18, 2009.)
Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné.
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