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A 1/1250 scale metal waterline model of F14 HMS Leopard, a type 41 diesel-powered air defence frigate by Albatros SM Alk 343. The models is sharly cast with brass gun barrels and aerials and nicely painted with dark green decks, see photograph.
A 1/1250 scale model of the lead ship, of the Daring class of super destroyers, that entered service in 1952 by Albatros SM Alk302.HMS Daring was built at Swan Hunter and Wigham Richardson on the Tyne. To improve the AA capability of these big destroyers a main armament of 6x4.5" guns was fitted.
The Whitby class Type 12 Frigate included 6 ships of the Royal Navy. Designed as anti-submarine frigates. WITHBY was built byCammell Laird & Co and was commisioned in 1957. Max. 2600t displacement, 110 x 12m, max. 30 knots turbine drive via 2 screws, crew 152,later 225 people. 1977 sold for scrapping.
A 1/1250 scale model of HMS Chichester by Albatros SM, Alk342A
Sister ship of HMS SALISBURY, built at Fairfield Shipbuilding &Engineering, Govan. Completion: 1958. Before various renovationsthe ships of the class still have lattice masts. This shows this original stateModel.In 1981, HMS Chichester was scrapped.