Friday 17 September 2021

History in Timber

Lot 239.   A 19th century Half Block model boat, 'Marge Lane 1851', 100cm x 50cm
Estimate £200 - £400, for Auction 22nd September

DID YOU KNOW?  A half block model was used as a starting point for a  shipwright. Dimensions taken from this form a full size ship and could be used to calculate the quantity of timber required. 

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