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Volante

by Ulrich Gunther

The Ship

Volante was designed by William Webb (founder of the Webb Institute of Naval Architecture) and built in 1853 in New York. She sailed on the "triangular trade" route between New York, the Mediterranean, and the Caribbean.

The Model


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Categories for this page:

Model Subject » Type » Vessel » Merchant » Cargo » Break-bulk
Model Subject » Propulsion » Sail
Model Subject » Era » (1815-1914) Late Sail / Early Steam
Model » Modellers » Guenther, Ulrich
Model » Scale » (0096) 1:96 or 1/8"=1'
Model Subject » Length » 080-125 feet (24-38m)
Model Subject » Nationality » America (USA)
Model » Type » Static
Model » Build Method » Modified Kit


Calendar

Start End Name Action
2018-01-13
10:00

12:00
Monthly Meeting

Mariners' Museum

2018-02-10
10:00

12:00
Monthly Meeting

Mariners' Museum

Please enter at the business entrance, at the bronze doors.  If you do not know the way to the meeting room, the guards will instruct you.

More @ http://www.hrsms.org/home/Home+Page#Meetings

2018-02-24
08:30

17:00
Old Dominion Open Model Show and Contest

https://www.facebook.com/events/1402531499811412/

2018-03-10
10:00

12:00
Monthly Meeting

Norge Hall, Norge Virginia

We will hold an auction of old kits, tools, plans, and books.  Guests are welcome.