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Ship model Nuestra del Pilar, historic wooden static kit Occre

Ship model wooden kit Nuestra del Pilar Occre (
  • Scale 1:46

  • Length: 1100 mm

  • Height: 970 mm

  • Difficulty: 3

  • Part No.: OC15001

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Nuestra Sra. del Pilar ship model

For twenty years this well-armed ship Del Pilar plied the route from Mexico to Manila.

Scale 1:46, Length: 1110 mm, Height: 970 mm
Display scale kit difficulty: 3

N. S. del Pilar OC15001
570,00 € Add
Ship history

The construction of this ship, based on plans and regulations established by José Antonio de Gaztaneta, took place in the Port of Cavite, in the Philippines, along with that of Nuestra. Sra. de Covadonga. Work began in 1731 and she was finally launched two years later in 1733. She had two bridges and a displacement of 1,000 tons, was fitted with 50 cannon as well as 10 swivel guns, mounted on quarter deck and forecastle. For twenty years she plied the route from Mexico to Manila and in 1750 underwent a complete refit in the Port of Cavite. In 1750, on her last voyage, she set sail from Manila bound for Acapulco. Despite being overloaded, and contrary to the opinion of both pilots and Master, her Captain insisted on weighing anchor at the beginning of September. En route for the Mariana Islands, in the Pacific, they began to have difficulties, after sailing into a heavy storm, and she sank taking all of her crew down with her.

Scale kit description

The kit features the following: This advanced kit is suitable for ship kit builders who previously built two or more models of a similar style. Standard plank on frame hull construction, utilize walnut, maple and lime wood. Figure head, caryatids, angels & other ornamentations in cast or pressed brass, sails. All dead eyes, blocks, etc. are in walnut. Flags printed on silk, standing & running in black & natural rope. All lanterns, cannon, anchors, hinge & strops made in metal. Fully detailed building plans with English instructions.

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Ship model kit del Pilar, Occre

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