Display base and pedestals not included with kit. 1856 Mayflower MS2031 Whaling Brig by Model Shipways The 132 ton whaling brig Kate Cory was built at Westport Point, MA in 1856. She was also one of the last whalers built specifically for the trade. Most of the later vessels used for whaling were converted freighters or fishermen.
Originally rigged as a schooner, Kate Cory was converted to a brig in 1858. In 1863, after only five voyages, she was captured by the CSS Alabama and burned off the coast of Brazil. KIT FEATURES Historically accurate and perfectly scaled.Genuine copper sheathing covers the hull below the waterline. True-to-scale wood, brass and Britannia metal fittings. Detailed plans and clear assembly instructions.
Display base and pedestals are not included. Length 24" / Height 18-3/4" / Beam 4" / Scale 3/16" = 1 ft. OUR GUARANTEE: Should you break or lose a part during construction, we will replace it free of charge. The item "Model Shipways MS2031 Kate Cory Whaling Brig Model Ship Build Kit ON SALE" is in sale since Friday, December 08, 2017.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats, Ships\Wooden". The seller is "modelexpo33020" and is located in Hollywood, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.