Victory – Bowsprit, Masts and Rigging from 9 January 2022

Victory bowsprit, masts and rigging 18 January 2022 Rail around well deck opening 17 January 2022 Masts and bowsprit dry fitted 17 January 2022 Mizzen mast completed, painted 16 January 2022 Fore & main masts & bowsprit completed, painted 14 January 2022 Fore, main & mizzen masts fitted, dry assembled …

Wasa (Vasa) – Masts, yards, sails and rigging from 7 March 2021

Wasa (Vasa) Masts, Yards, Sails & Rigging – Model completed on 24th July 2021 24 July 2021 Final mizzen & main braces & stays added, flags on all masts. Model complete.     23 July 2021 Mizzen topmast shroud ratlines, braces, stays added   23 July 2021 Lateen sail rigged …

Wasa (Vasa) – Hull fitting out from 20 December 2020

Wasa (Vasa) Hull fitting out 6 March 2021 Well, quarter and poop deck bollards fitted, glued to fixing 6 March 2021 Cathead lockers designed, constructed, painted, fitted, glued 6 March 2021 Upper railings around upper deck fitted, glued 5 March 2021 Hull and rudder pintles fitted, glued     5 …

Wasa (Vasa) – Hull construction from 20 November 2020

Wasa (Vasa) Hull construction  25 January 2021  Hull completed    19 January 2021  Hull completed for’ard with access for bowsprit 18 January 2021  Port side planks 25, 26, 27, 28 tapered, cut, bent, fitted, glued, trimmed aft 18 January 2021  Port side planks 23, 24 tapered at bow, cut, bent, …

Amerigo Vespucci – running rigging and completion from 14 October 2020

Running rigging and completion  15 November 2020 Completed model 15 November 2020 Flags fore and aft   15 November 2020 Port motor boats rigged to davits 15 November 2020 Starboard after motor boats rigged to davits 15 November 2020 Midships starboard motor boat rigged to davits 14 November 2020 Four …