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Benjamin W. Latham

By: Erik A.R. Ronnberg Jr.

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.

Model type: Fishing, Sail
Scale: 1/8” = 1’ Scale
Size: 20” x 5 3/4" x 16 1/4"
Code: FSH 2606

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