IFOS 2003

This model was built by Mike Seymour, using only hand tools and some beech wood obtained from a psychiatrist's chair. The contruction follows that of the full size craft with the use of a kettle rather than steam chest to bend the planks for some of the curves.

Note the removable hatch covers of the fore and main hatches, which covered the cargo.
The frames of the hull are not readily visible as the hold is lined.There is further detailed work inside the focs'l and skipper's cabin which can be see y looking through the hatches leading to these areas. Unfortunately these are difficult to photograph.

This model was admired by a number of people interested in the authenticity of the construction.

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