Model No. 1431: Augusta (1888) et al.

Model No. 1431


Model by: NGH
Made when: October 1888 (ca.)
Stated model scale: 1/24
Power/Sail: P
Vessel Type: Steam yacht
Model location: H.M.M. Workshop North Wall Left b

Vessels from this model:
3 built, modeled by NGH
#155p Augusta [III] (1889)
#172p Truant (1892)
#181p Duquesne (1895)

Original text on model:
"#155 AUGUSTA 2nd 1889 scale 1/2"per ft #172 TRUANT steel
#181 DUQUESNE 1895 Breadth 15' 6" Depth 8' 6" " (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

Comment:
"See also NGH design booklet entry dated November 1888 'Weighing Str. #155's model to w.l. paralell to base line and 4ft 9in, 5ft 0in, 5ft 6in & 6ft 0in above it to determine disp. curve and change in fore and aft position. ... Scale of model 1/24. ...'." (Source: van der Linde, Claas. September 16, 2014.)


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