Product images of Full hull model, 2 oared single skull, port broadside
We use a 280gsm fine art paper and premium branded inks to create the perfect reproduction.
Our expertise and use of high-quality materials means that our print colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.
Read more about our fine art prints.
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.
Full hull model, 2 oared single skull, port broadside
Scale: 1:16. Full hull model of a two-oared single skull. The model is equipped with metal out-riggers with swivelling crutches, two sculls, a rudder and sliding seat, and has a silk canvas decking at the bow and stern. It represents a single scull and was sculled by a single oarsman with two oars as opposed to the larger boats which were rowed with an oarsman pulling on a single oar. The oarsman could steer by pulling slightly harder on either scull to correct the course and heading of the boat. Ranging from a single scull up to the larger eight, these boats were raced regularly on the Thames by the local rowing clubs as well as the numerous University Boat Clubs. One of the highlights of the racing calendar is the Henley Regatta where both the clubs and Universities from the UK, and abroad, race against each other. Rowing became an Olympic sport in 1896.
- Image reference: E9006-70
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London