Bluenose Painted Version

400

Dimension: Length 70 x Width 12 x Height 55 cm

Grade B / Quality Standard

Construction of the boat:

  • We place a layer of fiberglass on the hull’s planks and painted with acrylic paint.
  • Deck made with small planks of Oak wood.
  • Mats and all the pieces on the deck are made with Acajou wood.
  • Anchors are molded in Zinc metal and painted.
  • Ornaments turned into Solid Brass.
  • Sails made with cottons.
  • Ropes are cotton and nylon waxed in the bee wax to do the rigging.

 

Description

Name : Bluenose

Year: 1963

Bluenose model was a fishing and racing gaff rig schooner built in 1921 in Lunenburg.

A racing ship and fishing vessel, Bluenose model under the command of Angus Walters.

She became a provincial icon for Nova Scotia. And Important Canadian symbol in the 1930s.

Serving as a working vessel until she was wrecked in 1946.

Nicknamed the “Queen of the North Atlantic“, she was later commemorated by a replicaBluenose model II.

William James Roué built the yacht to be used for both fishing and racing.

Roué’s original design, which was meant to compete with American schooners for speed.

After being requested to modify the schooner, Roué submitted a revised design.

Additional information

Weight 5.5 kg
Dimensions 80 × 22 × 65 cm