Model No. 1608: Prudence and Patience

Model No. 1608

Model by: CFH
Made when: 1864
Calculated model scale: 1/16
Model length (ca.): 24.1" (61.2cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/16 (ca.): 32' 2" (9.8m)
Power/Sail: S
Vessel Type: Menhaden fishing catboat
Model location: H.M.M. Workshop North Wall Right

Vessels from this model:
2 built, modeled by CFH
#186405es Patience (1864)
#186406es Prudence (1864)

Original text on model:
launched March 11, 1864" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

"#186405es Patience was added by CvdL to the list of vessels built from this model because Patience and Prudence were apparently sisters and were always mentioned together by NGH." (Source: van der Linde, Claas. 2008.)

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