Model No. 1003: Iris

Model No. 1003

Model by: NGH
Made when: August 1889 (ca.)
Calculated model scale: 1/12
Model length (ca.): 27.5" (69.9cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/12 (ca.): 27' 6" (8.4m)
Power/Sail: S
Vessel Type: Catyawl
Hull Configuration: Centerboard
Model location: H.M.M. Workshop South Wall Center

Vessels from this model:
1 built, modeled by NGH
#406s Iris (1890)

Original text on model:
"No. 406 IRIS 1889" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

Model identification:
"Compare model 1003 for Iris #406s and model 1202. Model 1202 may have been a preliminary model for Iris." (Source: van der Linde, Claas. March 27, 2009.)

"See also NGH design booklet entry dated September 26, 1889 for detailed weight and displacement calculations." (Source: van der Linde, Claas. September 16, 2014.)

Related model(s):
Model 1003 by NGH (1889?); #406s Iris
Iris: Catyawl
Model 1202 by NGH? (1889?); sail
{?}: Catboat?

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