Billing HMS Victory 1/75 Scale Wooden Ship Model Kit BB498

$499.77

HMS Victory is a 104-gun first-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, ordered in 1758, laid down in 1759 and launched in 1765. She is best known for her role as Lord Nelson’s flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar on 21 October 1805.
She additionally served as Keppel’s flagship at Ushant, Howe’s flagship at Cape Spartel and Jervis’s flagship at Cape St Vincent. After 1824, she lanterns to the role of harbour ship.
In 1922, she was moved to a dry dock at Portsmouth, England, and preserved as a museum ship. She has been the flagship of the First Sea Lord since October 2012 and is the world’s oldest naval ship still in commission with 240 years service by 2018.

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SKU: BILBB498 Categories: , , , Barcode: 5708964004984.

Description

You can build Billingss H.M.S. Victory into the fully rigged man-of-war defending England’s honour during the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. The hull is a double planked plank on frame construction. All wooden parts are pre-cut to facilitate assembly. lanterns, railings and other fittings are brass, cast metal. One hundred cast metal cannon and carronades for an authentic appearance. Brass gunport frame. Rigging material, flags are provided. Assembly is aided with sheets of plans plus an instruction book including directions for building a faithful replica.
Length: 1340mm Height: 890mm
Items needed to finish this kit
Model glue suitable for wood
Paint various colours
Hobby tools and supplies

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Consignment kits have been fully7 inspected to ensure they are complete and unstarted. All materials and instructions are included in the kit.

Additional information

Weight 6 kg
Dimensions 94 x 48 x 10 cm