Ship model "H.M.S. Vanguard" - ROM2006_6291_1


Ship model "H.M.S. Vanguard"

Maker: Julian B. Glossop
Medium:Beechwood, string, wire and paper
Geography: London, England
Date: c. 1956
63.5 (height) x 85.0 (width) x 28.0 (depth) cm
Object number: 956.49.1
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Sigmund Samuel
On view
Gallery Location:Sigmund Samuel Gallery of Canada
DescriptionThe HMS Vanguard was built for the Royal Navy in 1748 as a third-rate ship with 70 guns. It saw action at the siege of Louisbourg in 1758, and the siege of Quebec City in 1759.
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