The breadfruit was supposed to serve as cheap food for the slaves that worked in the sugar cane plantations. She set sail from England on December 23rd, 1787, under the captaincy of Captain William Bligh. After a 10 month voyage she finally arrived in Tahiti, later than planned. As a result of this delay they then had to wait 5 months before setting sail for the Caribbean, her final destination.
The mutineers then ordered Captain Bligh, along with 18 loyal seamen, aboard the ships launch and cast them adrift. Bligh managed the heroic exploit of reaching the island of Timor, after 41 days at sea. At Ages of Sail, our model kits are always of the highest quality available, with laser-cut parts and ornamentation made from the finest materials for an authentic look.This brand new kit comes with detailed English instructions, though the "HMS Bounty" is best for intermediate to advanced builders! Our Ships and Kits Make Great Gifts and Projects! - The Ages of Sail crew. Add a map to your own listings. The item "Beautiful, brand new wooden model ship kit by OcCre the HMS Bounty" is in sale since Tuesday, December 27, 2016.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats, Ships\Other Boat, Ship Models & Kits". The seller is "ageofsail" and is located in San Lorenzo, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.