This was Ed Leviker’s first scratch-built model. The model was
fashioned from aspen, apple, maple and poplar. Ed worked on the
model off and on for two-years. It won two medals an competition at Manotowac.
The Pride of Essex is commonly known as a “cod banger” by fishermen in England. It was a boat whose design evolved for efficiency in trawling for cod, and the fishermen moved with the cod schools where ever they may be along the Great Banks and the shores of England.
Size: model length: 27”