Merchant Collection, Ship Plans

The Collection

Your selection



Buy this image Add this to a collection
Share or embed this object   

'Persia' (1855)

Merchant Collection

Object connections:

Collection Merchant Collection, Ship Plans
User collections Britain and the Sea by jobug
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID DKY0001
Description Scale: 1:96. Plan showing the outboard longitudinal profile, sections with inboard detail through Stations A, B, C, D (through the paddle wheels), E, F, and G, and a detailed inboard longitudinal profile for 'Persia' (1855), a British & North American Royal Mail Steam Ship, as drawn by David Kirkaldy.
Date made 30 January 1857 to 11 November 1860

Artist/Maker Kirkaldy, David
Place made Glasgow
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; red ink; blue ink; brown ink; grey colourwash; red colourwash; brown colourwash
Measurements Overall: 745 mm x 1278 mm
Help us

Do you know more about this?

Share your knowledge