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Artifact no.
1988.0291.001
Model
ST. ROCH, SS
Manufacturer
GOLDEN HINDE CRAFT SHOPPE
Manufacturer Location
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Manufactured Date
1982
Context Function
DISPLAY QUALITY MODEL OF THE ST. ROCH, A NORTHERN RESUPPLY VESSEL & FLOATING DETACHMENT HEADQUARTERS SPECIALLY CONSTRUCTED FOR THE R.C.M.P.
Context Technical
SAUCER CONSTRUCTION OF ST. ROCH ENABLED HULL TO LIFT OVER FORMING ICE PACKS./ SEE SUPP. INFO.
Context Canada
MODEL OF 1ST SHIP TO NEGOTIATE NORTHWEST PASSAGE FROM WEST TO EAST./ SEE SUPP. INFO.
Description
MOSTLY WOOD CONSTRUCTION/ PLASTIC, FABRIC & METAL COMPONENT PARTS/ MODEL RESTS ON PAINTED PLASTER & WOOD BASE
Number of Parts
1
Artifact Finish
MODEL IS PREDOMINANTLY GREY, WITH BLACK TRIM & DARK RED DECK & UNDERSIDE.
Artifact Markings
'R.C.M.POLICE ST. ROCH'APPEARS ON EITHER SIDE OF BOW/ 'R.C.M.POLICE ST. ROCH/ OTTAWA' PRINTED ON STERN
Artifact Missing
APPEARS COMPLETE From CA of 08/21/1997 by Carrie Misener: No - Complete
Group 1
Marine Transportation
Category 1
Models
Subcategory 1
Historical artifact
Material
wood->;ceramic->plaster;synthetic->plastic;fibre;metal
Length
72.0 cm
Width
16.5 cm