Albatros

Albatros AL range of civilian ships are excellently detailed and researched. Alk modern warships and support vessels appear in separate sections.
Research vessel named after the original SS Valdivia that undertook a scientific expedition in 1898 funded and organised for the german empire under Kaiser Wilhelm II.
£29.50
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(Product Ref 88028)
Bulolo was a new ship immediately before WW2 and was requesitioned for the duration. Eventually she became a headquarters ship and servived the war. Modelled here in 1/1250 scale and Burns Phillips & Co colours.
Length 100mm, width 10mm height 30mm
£59.50
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(Product Ref 95912)
A 1/1250 scale metal waterline model of Finnmerchant (ex-Longstone)by Albatros SM AL233B.
£98.00
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(Product Ref 108998)
A 1/1250 scale metal model of Skandi Seven, an off-shore support and construction ship. The ship is registered in the Isle of Man and its 250 ton crane can operate in depths of 3000m.
£78.50
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(Product Ref 60117)

Albatros have always turned out very nice die-cast models of post war cargo ships and the refrigerated cargo liner SS Fremantle Star is no exception.

The handsome Fremantle Star was launched for Blue Star Line in 1959 and had a relatively short life, being broken up by the 4th January 1980.

£77.75
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(Product Ref 6531)
A 1/1250 scale metal model of Lavoisier, one of 8 "Savant-class" passenger & freight liners  for the french company throughout the 1950s. In 1961, she was re-named Riviera Prima and converted to a cruise ship. In 1964, she became Viking Princess but in 1966, she caught fire in the Caribean and was so badly damaged that she was scrapped in Bilbao.
£95.00
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(Product Ref 99950)
A 1/1250 scale metal model of Faraday, Siemens Brothers of Woolwich cable laying ship from 1924. This fully assembled and painted model is new for 2016.
£74.00
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(Product Ref 99949)

A 1/1250 scale fully finished and painted model of Changsha, a China Navigation Co ship from 1949. New model for 2016.

£82.00
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(Product Ref 99835)

A 1/1250 scale fully finished and painted model of MS Kota Panjang, a Pacific International Lines  in Singapore 1969 (ex MS Changsha).


Provisional price, stock expected soon
 
£82.00
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(Product Ref 101308)

A 1/1250 scale fully finished and painted model of MS Enskeri 

£147.25
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(Product Ref 101307)
New 1/1250 Scale metal model of MS Tor Britannia as operating in 1975 for Tor Line by Albatros S M Al278.
Overall length of model is 14.9cm
£99.95
MRP £107.50
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(Product Ref 104464)

P&O Orient-Lines, London in the colors of the Orient-Line. Built by Vickers Armstrong, delivered in 1960. 245 x 29.62m,

41,920 BRT, turbine drive, maximum 27.5 kn. 2134 passengers, crew: 903
Scheduled service from the UK to Australia and New Zealand. ORIANA was that
largest ship that was ever commissioned by the Orient-Line and carried the
Pet names of Queen Elizabeth I



£133.95
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(Product Ref 112848)

P&O Orient-Lines, 

The ship sailed in the colors of the Orient Line in the first few years, As modelled, from the 70s the ship was only used for cruises. 1986 sold to Japan

the ORIANA served as a museum ship in Beppo. 1995 sold to China where it was an hotel ship in Shanghai until 2002 in Shanghai. Scrapped in 2005

£132.50
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(Product Ref 112875)
Voltaire was built in 1923 but laid up in 1929 and then converted to a cruise ship in 1932 at which time the hull was painted white as modelled here. The ship was converted again, this time to an armed merchant cruiser in 1939 as britain scrambled to boost the number of ships available for shipping defence.
£63.00
Warehouse: 2
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(Product Ref 78933)
Currently operating as Spirit of Adventure (AL69B), her period with Saga shipping will end in the spring and she will return to her owners in Germany.
£45.00
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(Product Ref 60903)
Pressed into military service as a fast minelayer at the start of WW1, this was the ship which sank HMS Audacious!
£71.00
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(Product Ref 60514)
£64.50
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(Product Ref 93843)
Albatros has announced a special edition 2019 version of the 1/250 waterline metal model of the famous tanker that survived the Pedestal convoy to provide Malta with desperately needed oil and fuel in 1942.


£52.25
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(Product Ref 89176)
Based on the design of a sidewinder trawler of the same era, this model is highly detailed and a miniature delight.
£29.00
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(Product Ref 81700)
A 1/1250 scale metal waterline model of Komet the German survey vessel based in Hamburg and modelled in 2018 condition.


£61.50
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(Product Ref 111962)
Albatros 1/1250 Neustrelitz BP22 ALK233
£36.00

Plymouth: 1
Delivery from stores takes a few days longer!
(Product Ref 97024)
Good looking waterline model of Britannic  in 1/1250 scale metal model, assembled and painted by Albatros, carrying the Red Cross that didn't stop her from being sunk off Kea in the Aegean.

Britannic was completed as the third ship of the Olympic class and intended to provide the White Star Line with three ships for a weekly transatlantic service. She was altered to increase safety after Titanic sank. The Great War started before she was finished and she was laid up in Belfast until 1915. Britannic was converted to a hospital ship for the Galipolli Campaign but was sunk by a mine in the Kea Channel later that year and sank.
£107.00

Plymouth: 1
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(Product Ref 66337)
A 1/1250 scale model of RMS Aquitania by Albatros SM AL105.

Albatros has announced a special edition 2019 of the  1/1250 scale metal, assembled and painted waterline model of Aquitania as turned out in 1914.

Aquitania was completed to provide Cunard with a three ship transatlantic service with Lusitania and Mauretania before the outbreak of the Great War. She survived two world wars and years of Atlantic crossings to become the last of the 4-funnelled liners scrapped in 1949.

£104.00

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(Product Ref 64071)
A 1/1250 scale metal model of Tuscan Star of Blue Star Line in 1930 by Albatros SM AL111.
£83.00

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(Product Ref 67961)
A 1/1250 scale metal waterline model of the cruise ship MS Astor under Cruise & Maritime Voyages management from 2010 to 2020. This model is made by Albatros SM number AL133C.

£122.50

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(Product Ref 109773)
The model shows her in 1930 cruising livery with a white hull. She was still in this livery when she went for scapping at Rosyth, masts cut down to get under the Forth Railway Bridge and lifeboats removed for re-use on other ships.
£94.75

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(Product Ref 64073)

New for 2012! Cunard's Mauretania as a hospital ship in 1915. Mauretania, Britannic and Aquitania were to be seen evacuating casualties from the island of Mudros in the Aegean in 1915.

£94.75

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(Product Ref 84568)
Tragically sunk with great loss of life off the Old Head of Kinsale in 1915.
£108.00

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(Product Ref 69309)
A 1/1250 scale metal waterline model of Orama of the Orient Line as she was in early 1939 by Albatros SM number AL209A.
£117.00

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(Product Ref 112310)
£58.00

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(Product Ref 61213)
Albatros's superb 1/1250th scale metal,assembled and painted model of Empress of Britain. The Empress of Britain was the Flagship of the Canadian Pacific Line and she was the largest Allied liner to be lost during WW2..
£98.50

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(Product Ref 70842)
A 1/1250 scale model of Accra by Albatros AL 261. The British motor ship Accra was of 11599 grt and ran a liner service with her sister-ship Appapa. Accra was scrapped in 1967.
£73.50

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(Product Ref 42490)

Built in 1951 as TJILUWAH and taken over by Pacific International Lines (PIL) in 1972, it served the Singapore / Fremantle routes
Singapore / Malaysia as a cruise ship for the Australians. A route to GB added later
9020 GRT, 146.11 x 19.08m, 16kn, cargo and passenger ship
230 passengers in one class, crew: 200. In 1984 the ship was scrapped!

Price and delivery to be advised. Pre-order via Click and Collect. in the checkout. No deposit is needed.

 

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(Product Ref 112847)
Re-issued for 2014! This improved model demonstrates that Albatros's standards have improved since this model was available previously.
£72.00

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(Product Ref 61222)
MS Astor is a cruise ship owned by the Germany-based Premicon, under charter to the Germany-based Transocean Tours
£59.00

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(Product Ref 61209)
Built in 1961 and registered in Rostock (ROS 223), she is now moored in Bremerhaven as a museum ship.
£33.50

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(Product Ref 97769)

16 Jan 2019 - The "Helen Mary" as been detained at sea on Jan 15, 2019, by Marine Scotland on suspected fishery offences!

£64.58

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(Product Ref 97725)
A 1/1250 scale, painted & finished metal model of a German deepwater stern trawler based in Kiel.
£49.00

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(Product Ref 53241)
New item for 2013. A deep sea stern trawler of the Hanseatischer HF.
£45.00

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(Product Ref 76870)
Large East German Stern Trawler. Albatros has modelled this ship with a weathered deck where the nets are hauled in over the stern.
£53.50

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(Product Ref 94544)
A 1/1250 scale model of HMHS Aquitania as a hospital ship. The model is cast in metal, assembled and painted and fully finished in hospital ship livery (white with buff funnels, green hull stripe and red crosses on the hull).
£74.00

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(Product Ref 60945)
This is a fully finished and painted 1/1250 scale model of the Trinity House multi-functional, buoy & lighthouse tender that was built by Henry Robb Ltd., in 1982 at Leith. 2541 tons, 12knots.

Approximate model dimensions:
Length = 7cm
Width = 1.4cm 
Height = 2.8cm (at highest point)

Patricia is the flagship of the Trinity House tenders and takes passengers when performing duties around the coast.
£59.50

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(Product Ref 25855)
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As with many mini ship producers, Albatros produce in small batches. Items not in stock can be ordered but delivery periods can be quite extended.