The herring boat Maries Minde of Hundested, Denmark
The Maries Minde model, photos, description and dimensions
This model was built by J.P. van den Heuvel in 1982,
after plans provided by the “Handels- og Søfartsmuseet på “Kronborg”,
Danish Maritime Museum, Helsingør.
Further information on this boat to be found in the book “Danske Bådtyper” by Christian Nielsen, Høst & Søn Forlag 1977, ISBN 87-14-27789-1.
The model is 1 : 24 scale. Length over all is
63 cm (bowsprit and
mainsail boom included), width is 20 cm, height is 70 cm (model stand
included). The ship can be taken out of the stand, e.g. for transport.
This model was built by Jan van den Heuvel in 1982 with great care of details. The model is a masterpiece.
This model has already been sold. The pictures and the data are shown in the gallery of the ship models sold only to let enthusiasts and model makers enjoy the photos and maybe get ideas or some guidance, if someone builds such a model by himself.