Benjamin W. Latham
Gloucester 84’ Grand Banks fishing schooner, built at the Tarr & James yard in Essex, Massachusetts in 1902. Its initial home port was Noank, Connecticut while herring fishing, but later sailed out of South Street in New York as a dory fisherman 1906-1943. This model includes a traditional deck arrangement with hatches, gear, and nested dories. It is fully rigged with gaffs in a lowered position. Research & Plans: Model Shipways kit, *a very early effort in scale modeling by ER Jr., ratlines rigged by ER Sr.