A Builder's half model of the SS Adriondack 1888

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Lot 8
A Builder's half model of the SS Adirondack 1888

Sold for £ 1,875 (US$ 2,368) inc. premium
A Builder's half model of the SS Adirondack 1888
Hull of pine on horizontal lifts, painted black t the waterline and varnished below. Varnished decks with inscribed plank lines, block deck houses and superstructure. Fitted with stub masts and funnel. On a painted and varnished backboard with a builder's paque for Aitken & Mansel. 80.5x15.2x5ins.(205x39x13cm)

Footnotes

  • The Triple expansion steamship Adirondack was built by Aitken and Mansel, Whitechurch, Glasgow, for the Atlas Steamship company, Liverpool and launched in 1888. She was sold to the Haitian Government in 1905 and deleted from the register in 1920.
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