Thursday, November 30, 2017

December 2017 Meeting

Capital Marine Modellers' Guild will meet for its last meeting of 2017, on December 5, 2017 at 7 p.m., and the Nepean Museum, 16 Rowley Avenue, Nepean. As usual bring out your show and tell items for discussion.


Saturday, October 21, 2017

November 2017 Meeting

Capital Marine Modellers' Guild will meet on November 7, 2017 at 7 p.m., and the Nepean Museum, 16 Rowley Avenue, Nepean. Completed models, tools you like, work in progress, modelling problems and anything else of ship modelling interest are all welcome subjects for show and tell.


Thursday, October 05, 2017

Show and Tell Models, October 2017

These ship models, built by David Ian Moore, were shown at the October 3, 2017 meeting. Photographs are courtesy of Ed Chan.

H.M.C.S. Labrador



H.M.C.S. Rainbow

H.M.C.S. CD 49 Class: Canadian naval drifter

H.M.C.S. Penetang, 1944 River Class Frigate
H.M.C.S. Swansea, 1943 River Class Frigate
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

October 2017 Meeting

Capital Marine Modellers' Guild will next meet on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 7 p.m., at the Nepean Museum, 16 Rowley Avenue, Nepean. Bring out finished models, work in progress, modelling problems, a favourite tool, a book you like, or anything else you'd like to show and tell about.


Tuesday, August 08, 2017

September 2017 Meeting

Capital Marine Modellers' Guild will have their first meeting of the 2017-2018 season on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 7 p.m., at the Nepean Museum, 16 Rowley Avenue, Nepean. Bring out your show and tell items, including anything nautical you may have experienced during the summer.


Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Tanker Barge Norman McLeod Heading West At Morrisburg.

I stopped at Morrisburg, Ontario last week to photograph some memorials. While there Norman McLeod went past the Morrisburg Public Dock going upriver on the St. Lawrence. I took a few photos. Norman McLeod is a non powered barge, most often paired with the tugboat Everlast.





IMO (International Maritime Organization number): 8636219
Name: NORMAN MCLEOD
Vessel Type: TANK BARGE
Gross Tonnage: 6809
Build: 2002
Flag: CANADA
Home port: TORONTO

For more information click here.

Bill Williams

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Browns Bay British Gunboat

These are pictures of the model of what the Browns Bay Gunboat may have looked like. I have more information and more pictures on this boat in my Memorials in Ottawa blog site.