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Bottle 157 - Great Western
Date Added: 01 October 2005

Nice model of the "Great Western" sailing on a sea of light blue. The ship has 4 masts and is steam powered. There are 8 sails and a smoke stack with smoke coming out. The hull is covered in paper showing details of the black hull, paddles, and gold relief work on the hull. The deck has drawn on features including planking, cabins, and hatches. There is a label in the bottle with "Great Western" on it. Under the bottle are 3 labels. One id "Made in Britain." One has "The Queen Range of Model Ships" with a wolf symbol. It goes on to give a brief history of the ship. The 3rd tag has "Made in England Penco Industries, Inc. New Bedford, Mass.
Type: Steamship   Maker's Name: Penco Industries, Inc.
Category: Sailing Ships   Made Where: England
Bottle Size: 12 1/2" x 3 1/2"   Year Made:
Bottle Type: Unidentified triangular shape