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Model Ship

Above you can see a photo that I took a long time ago when I was bored. I shot the photo at a time when I didn’t own a DSLR camera. 101 more words



We have another sale this weekend.  Check our page at peachtreeestatesales.com for details!

This is one fantastic sale!  Lots to choose from – dining room table and 8 chairs, antique model ships, ball gowns, antique dolls, beds, linens, Stickely furniture, loaded garage with tools, basement with treasures, so much more!! 454 more words

Peachtree Estate Sales

From model ships to retorts

One of the places we visited during the Mauritius tour was a factory where they made handcrafted wooden ships. And later we had a look at the finished products on sale in the shop next door. 603 more words


The Ship Models are ‘Batten Down’

The ship models are ‘Batten down’.[1]

Dundee, Caledon and the Gourlay,

constructed the Tay’s floating crown.

The skilled and well-trained creators.

Drillers, engineers, and foundry workers, 334 more words

Shipbuilder's and their Homes

With the safe arrival of the model ships, now being ‘put into’ [1] a new permanent exhibition at the McManus Galleries. I began to wonder where did the Dundee shipbuilders live? 276 more words

Strange Ships from Strange Places

I attended the Ship Model Study day on Wednesday 22nd of February, at Barrack Street Museum Collections Unit. The collection has over ninety different models, some built by local amateurs enthusiast while other models crafted by ship builders who commissioned them to attract support and investment. 324 more words