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Phaeton (1848)


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Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsPhaeton (1848)

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Object ID NPB8949
Description Scale: 1:48. Plan showing the hold with sections through stations at A, B, C, D illustrating the barrel stowage, magazine, water tanks and stores for Phaeton (1848), a 50-gun large Frigate. The ship was built at Deptford but completed at Sheerness Dockyard. The plan includes a table of powder, shot, ballast and water quantities. Signed by Samuel Read [Master Shipwright, Sheerness Dockyard, 1848-?] and G? Penney [possibly a shipwright at Sheerness]
Date made 8 April 1850

Place made Sheerness Dockyard
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; pencil; brown colourwash; blue colourwash
Measurements Overall: 522 mm x 1437 mm
  • Phaeton (1848) (NPB8949)
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