Anchor release for Ships in Ordinary (1821)
266 x 465 mm
No scale. Plan showing the detailed elevation and plan of the cathead illustrating the mechanism (sliphook) for releasing an anchor on Ships in Ordinary, in the event of the ship drifting.
Copies sent to the Royal Dockyards the same day.
Long annotation on the iron used and method of securing the chain to the cathead.
Original size: 465 mm x 266 mm
- Full-colour art print
- Reproduced at the same size and scale of the original plan with no border.
- © National Maritime Museum
- Image reference: J0414
Ship plan prints
In response to customer demand, we have developed a special 'rolled plan' print product for our ship plans collection. Rolled plans are printed in colour on a basic paper using affordable inks to keep costs down. We print directly from extremely high-resolution master files to ensure faithful reproduction of the original items.
Prices vary according to the dimensions of the original plans.
Manufactured in the UK
All products are printed in the UK, using the latest digital presses and a giclée printmaking process.
We only use premium branded inks, and colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.