Full size printed plans 1:50 SCALE ARCHER STEAM TUG Suitable R/C Steam or Electric


Full Size Printed Plan             Not a Kit or Material


Scale 1:50

Length 21 1/2"

Beam 5 1/2"

Suitable for Steam or electric and Radio Control

Note: that these detailed plans are drawn for the experienced model maker

Full Size Printed Plans on two sheets 24"x 30" and 24" x 18" 20lb bond paper

No building Instructions Plans only

Manchester Ship Canal Company Ltd Type of Ship

Single screw tug


Length B.P.

86' 0"


23' 0"

Depth Mld

12' 0"

Was the second in a long line of tugs to be ordered by the Manchester Ship Canal.
She was One of four sister ships built for the Canal, the others being MSC Arrow, MSC Badger & MSC Bison. Served in the canal until 1968 when sold to Northern Slipway Co and resold to Malta Tug & Lighter Co in 1970. along with MSC Arrow. Fate is unknown after that.

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