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Roger Clark15/06/2019 22:00:52
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Has anyone got any photos of this style of barge please? If there are any restored 1 to 1 scale Admirals Barges in original colour schemes that would be great.

I think I will create a new thread titled Admirals Barge, it might catch the eyes of those with information on it.

Thanks

Roger

Tim Hannington 122/06/2020 16:53:10
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Hi can any one help me with this boat please as I need how to set the mast out with cable work please

Tim Hannington 122/06/2020 16:54:56
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Hi can any one help me with this boat please as I need how to set the mast out with cable work please to finish off the boat

Roger Clark22/06/2020 17:46:53
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Hi Tim,

Are you sure you have posted this on the correct thread?

This barge had no mast for sails, the only mast was a short one on the top of the cabin and as far as I can tell was not wired. All the articles from Model Maker are in my album of the same name

Regards

Roger

Edited By Roger Clark on 22/06/2020 17:50:16

Charles Oates23/06/2020 00:08:20
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Hi Tim, if you have a look at the plan in Rodgers album, it sets out the cables etc for the mast. The pictures of the build in the old magazine shows some detail, rather blury though when you enlarge it. It appears that shackles were used which makes sense.

Chas

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