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Adam Langerman

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MORE JOY #691 arrives at HMM
« on: August 10, 2009, 07:41:45 PM »
MORE JOY, HMCO #691 has recently been donated to HMM.  She was mere hours away from being destroyed....now safe in the back lot at HMM.

Model text: "No. 691 Q-Class Scale 3/4' May 09 MORE JOY"

Particulars:

Vessel
Name: More Joy
Later Name(s): Carina, Flight, Old Girl, Tondeleyo
Type: Q-Boat
Designed by: NGH
Contract Date: 1909-5-12
Construction: Wood
LOA: 40' 0" (12.19m)
LWL: 26' 5" (8.05m)
Beam: 8' 7" (2.62m)
Draft: 5' 10.5" (1.79m)
Rig: Jib & Mainsail
Keel: yes
Ballast: Lead outside
Built for: Childs, William H.
Amount: $4,000.00
Note(s) in HMCo Construction Record: New moulds







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Re: MORE JOY #691 arrives at HMM
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2009, 08:04:39 PM »
Wow ... Thanks Adam. 

Nice photos.  Saved by the skin of her teeth!