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Colonial Brig Perseverance 1807

Part No:
KTMS1003
Brand:
Modellers Shipyard

Price: 278.99 (Including VAT at 20%)
Euros: 318.05(Inc VAT) / US Dollars: US$299.91(Tax Free)

Modellers Shipyard Colonial Brig Perseverance
The Colonial Brig Perseverance was owned by Robert Campbell, a noted Sydney merchant of the time. Campbell launched his first ship the Perseverance, a 136 ton brig, at the site of Australia's first shipbuilding yards in 1807.
In 1810, the Perseverance was fitted out for a trip to the southern oceans on which the ships Captain Frederick Hasselborough discovered two new sealing grounds, Campbell Island which he named after his employer, and Macquaire Island, named after the Governor of New South Wales at the time.

Specifications:
Skill Level : 2
Scale : 1:48
Length: 880mm
Height: 740mm

The Colonial Brig Perseverance was owned by Robert Campbell, a noted Sydney merchant of the time. Campbell launched his first ship the Perseverance, a 136 ton brig, at the site of Australia's first shipbuilding yards in 1807.

In 1810, the Perseverance was fitted out for a trip to the southern oceans on which the ships Captain Frederick Hasselborough discovered two new sealing grounds, Campbell Island which he named after his employer, and Macquaire Island, named after the Governor of New South Wales at the time.

Sadly on his return voyage to Campbell Island, Captain Hasselborough, drowned when his jollyboat capsized in Perseverance Harbour, Campbell Island, 4th November 1810.

The last voyage of the Perseverance began on the 7th September 1828, when she departed Sydney headed to New Zealand. In October 1828 she was wrecked on Campbell Island. The Perseverance, was employed in the Southern New Zealand trade the whole of her career, with the exception of a short period when used as a hulk at Sydney.

A double plank on bulkhead construction with laser cut plywood. The kit comes complete with all timber, rigging cord, and wooden and metal fittings. All parts and fittings are of the highest quality. It Includes a detailed instructions with photographs and diagrams, and construction plans.

Skill Level : 2
Scale : 1:48
Length: 880mm
Height: 740mm

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