HMS Victory – cross section

HMS Victory - cross sectionJon Sorensen’s model of Nelson’s flagship at the Battle of Trafalger is scratch-built.

HMS Victory is a 104-gun first-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, laid down in 1759 and launched in 1765. She is most famous as Lord Nelson’s flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. Finally her active career ended on 7 November 1812, when she was moored in Portsmouth Harbour off Gosport and used as a depot ship. In 1922 she was moved to a dry dock at Portsmouth, England, and preserved as a museum ship. She continues to be flagship of the Second Sea Lord and is the oldest naval ship still in commission.

Period: 1765-1812 and on
Model is 60” tall
Scale:1:5

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