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Miss Britain III (Racing speedboat)


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Gallery locationNeptune Court (Floor plans)
VesselsMiss Britain III (1933)

Object details:

Object ID BAE0064
Description Recreation vessel, speedboat. The boat is called 'Miss Britain III'. Decals on hull, as follows - 'Miss Britain III' and 'K2'. The stepped hydroplane hull is constructed using alcad aluminium sheet over an aluminium and wooden frame. She is powered by a Napier 'Lion' series VII B engine.
Date made 1933

Artist/Maker The British Power Boat Company
Scott-Paine, Hubert
Place made Southampton
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials Alloy; asbestos
Measurements 1626 mm x 8585 mm x 2413 mm
  • Miss Britain III (Racing speedboat) (BAE0064)
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