12 September 2000
A well presented scale display model of the 'Three Islands' tramp steamer cargo ship Excalibur
with masts, rigging, radio aerial, anchors, anchor winch, fairleads, deck rails, ventilators, bell, companionways, hatch covers, derricks with winches, main superstructure with bridge and enclosed wheelhouse, stayed funnel finished in red and black with whistle and safety valve extension pipe, engine room lights, two covered lifeboats in davits, aft helm and other details. The hull with rudder, single four blade propeller and port holes is finished in green and black and mounted on two turned brass columns, brass bound display case -- 42 x 99cm.
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