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S.S.Great Britain Model Ship

RH Value Publishing

S.S.Great Britain Model Ship

by RH Value Publishing

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Sale Books,
  • Nonfiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7705912M
    ISBN 100517666804
    ISBN 109780517666807

      *Leading supplier, with a world class range of historic wooden model ship kits, plans, books, instructional DVDs, tools, ship fittings and timbers. We offer our customers a . Tickets to Brunel's SS Great Britain include free unlimited return visits for a year (excluding group tickets, schools, or venue hire guests). Your ticket purchase helps to conserve the ship and inspire others with Brunel’s legacy. there is no need to book but please inform .

    In September, , Model Ship Master successfully delivered a 42" long Great Eastern model to the world-renowned sculptor James Butler. James Butler had recently made a bronze portrait of Isambard Kingdom Brunel and used our model to make the bronze casting of the ship which would stand beside Isambard Kingdom Brunel on a lower table. Model Ship Books. Want to learn how to build a wooden model ship kit or wooden model boat kit before taking up the hobby? Or just want to learn a few more tips and tricks to help your progress your current ship modeling project? Have a look at the wooden model ship books & model boat books available. Modelers Central is the no.1 destination for.

    This was The Ship-builders Assistant, first published in and written after a career in the Royal dockyards, particularly at Portsmouth and Deptford, by William Sutherland.5 There is nothing comparable to this book and no earlier source that can serve as a foundation for a comprehensive description of an English ship structure. The SS Great Britain was the first ocean-going ship to have an iron hull and a screw propeller and, when launched in , was the largest vessel afloat. She originally carried first-class passengers (26 of whom were in single cabins), second-class passengers and officers and crew but, when an extra deck was added, it increased the.


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Publisher: Model & Allied Publications; First American Edition. edition () Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Package Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds; Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 1 customer rating; Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4, in Books (See Top in Books)5/5(1). This book gives a history of Brunel's SS Great Britain from its design through to construction, working life, abandonment in the Falklands, recovery and preservation.

The book is extensively illustrated and printed on high gloss paper. Read more. Helpful.3/5(1). Great Britain was one of the true pathfinders in ocean liner development. This book provides an overview of her career with good technical info and illustrations that bring the + year story of this magnificent ship right up to the present.

Highly recommended for those with an interest in early ocean liner history/5(11). S.S. Great Britain: The model ship by William Mowll. Model & Allied Publications. Hardcover. VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text.

Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamps. S.S. Great Britain: the model ship. [William Mowll] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Great Britain (Steamship) Ship models. Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s SS Great Britain was a world first when she was launched at Bristol in This uniquely successful passenger ship design brought together the leading technologies S.S.Great Britain Model Ship book the day (screw propeller, iron hull and 1,hp steam engine) to transform world s: 3.

Detailed account of the building of a working steam fired model of Brunel's great iron ship. Although primarily an account of the building of the model, it throws many lights on the construction and working of the ship itself. pp, many photos amd detailed drawings.

VG clean copy in dw. Size: 4to. An exclusive range of books including some exclusive titles. Ships and Maritime. SS Great Britain. Bristol. History. Engineering. Ship Models; Ship Models. View as Grid List. 5 Items. Show SS Great Britain Model. As low as £ Add to Basket. Add to Compare.

SS Great Britain in a Traditional Dimple Bottle. SS Great Britain was an advanced passenger steamship designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel for the Great Western Steamship Company.

Plans for the Great Britain are avaliable via the SS Great Britain. SS Great Britain is a museum ship and former passenger steamship, which was advanced for her was the longest passenger ship in the world from to She was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel (–), for the Great Western Steamship Company's transatlantic service between Bristol and New York City.

While other ships had been built of iron or equipped with a screw. We are excited to warmly welcome you back to Brunel’s SS Great Britain. We are now open, our opening times are Tuesday - Sunday 10am - 6pm.

We are very much looking forward to seeing you for a terrific day out. You will need to buy your tickets online and book a. Bring a bit of history home with this beautiful handmade wooden model of the SS Great Britain. The boat hovers on a stand so you can display it easily anywhere.

You’ll be amazed at the intricate details and fine colouring of this miniature model that makes a. Get this from a library. S.S. Great Britain: the model ship. [William Mowll]. She was launched in and was by far the largest ship of her day. The SS Great Britain was also the first seagoing ship built of iron and the first to be driven by a screw propeller.

The design for the SS Great Britain included four cylinders, every 88 inches in diameter. These books often included plans that MacGregor had taken from extant vessels, ship models or earlier versions of plans in museum collections.

This detailed technical knowledge was more widely shared when MacGregor set up a plans business, supplying plans to model makers and other enthusiasts. An exclusive range of books including some exclusive titles.

Ships and Maritime. SS Great Britain. Bristol. History. Engineering. Ship Models. View as Grid List. 5 Items. Show SS Great Britain Model. As low as £ Add to Basket.

Add to Compare. SS Great Britain in a. Description. Details. Delivery & Returns. Discover the story of the SS Great Britain as told by the man who began the SS Great Britain Project back in the late s. An impressive analysis of the its history, including details on the ship’s development and the story of the epic salvage.

Product details. Launched in as an Atlantic liner, the S.S. Great Britain was the first ship built of iron and driven by a propeller to cross to America. During her long life she was altered in many major ways, ending her career as a sailing cargo : Great Britain Project S S.

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It is comprehensive and diverse, from its oldest item, a book of naval tracts, to original sketches by a young Isambard Kingdom Brunel. The collections include library books, periodicals, ship plans and models, photographs, diaries and letters written by passengers and crew travelling on the SS Great Britain.

In SS Great Britain, Helen Doe provides a narrative account of this famous and historically important ship. Experimental and controversial, Great Britain led the way for iron shipbuilding and screw propulsion. The book charts the ship’s brilliant design a.Add £2 to your order to help protect the ship and grow the collection for generations to come.Grab your passport and step aboard Brunel’s SS Great Britain after-dark this Halloween to find out, and settle in for a good old-fashioned Victorian fright-fest, presented by Bristol Old Vic and Brunel's SS Great Britain.

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