Birkenhead Docks model 1:1200 scale section 1

Model built for the Williamson Art Gallery and Museum, Birkenhead, UK. The Williamson Museum in Oxton, Birkenhead UK, has many models, particularly builders models from Cammel Laird’s shipyard, Birkenhead. Recently Steve Jones catalogued their collection of over 500 1:1200 scale models donated to the museum early in the millenium. At …

Civilian ships built from scratch section 2

Made of wood, plastic etc. Amundsen Spirit, Arctic Sunrise, Cameron, Nunevik, Arctic Bay, Princimar Equinox, Celestine River, MTS Valour, Afon Dyfrdwy, Baltica, Nordic         Llangibby Castle, Arundel Castle, Dover Castle, Norwegian Epic, Berengaria, Bremen, Normandie, Queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth         Elder Dempster: Addah, Nyanga, …

Eagle Plastic kits

1950s and 1960s York, Queen Elizabeths (x4), Resolution           Warspite, destroyer escorts, flower class sloops, castle class corvettes, destroyer leaders (Hardy), Orion class cruisers, Exeter         Bismarck (x2), Graf Spee (x3), Hipper (x3), von Roeder destroyers (x7), Altmarck, Maas, Acheron       …

Warships built from scratch – section 1

Planned and built by Steve Jones Jahre Viking (civilian bulk carrier – world’s largest, Enterprise, hood, Rodney, Littorio         Sheffield, Rodney, Euryalus, Arethusa, Roberts           Valiant class submarines (x3), Typhoon, Kursk, Ohio (x11), Ethan Allen (x2), George Washington (x2), Los Angeles (x6), Dreadnought, …