Thames Barge Veronica – Plan & Article

£41.00

Plan & Article for this Thames Sailing barge an iconic sailing workboat that plied its trade-in and around the River Thames and Medway. Manned usually by one man and a boy the full-size Veronica was built in 1906 and worked until after WW 2 she also participated in the popular Thames Sailing Barge races as a leisure activity.

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Full Description

The plan is 7 sheets and comes with the build article. This model hull is built using mainly plywood with a laser/router cut wood pack available of the major parts to aid construction. The detailed multi-sheet plan covers the construction of all the mast, spars, sails and deck fittings. A detailed 90 min DVD is available showing the construction and sailing.

  • Designer: Richard Chesney
  • Radio Functions: 2
  • Scale: 1/24
  • Length: 1079.5mm (42.5 inches)
  • Beam: 243.84mm (9.6inches)
  • Height from bottom of the hull to mast top 1260mm
  • Overall height including keel weight approx: 1500mm (varies as different keels shown)

Take a look at these videos to get an idea of this great Model and its construction.

Specification

  • Designer: Richard Chesney
  • Radio Functions: 2
  • Scale: 1/24
  • Length: 1079.5mm (42.5 inches)
  • Beam: 243.84mm (9.6inches)
  • Height from bottom of the hull to mast top 1260mm
  • Overall height including keel weight approx: 1500mm (varies as different keels shown)

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