Articles in the MSB Journal which form part of a series.

Please note that any reference to the Navy Board Models website in these articles may refer to an earlier version of this site.

Whilst this information is no longer available here, most of the content was transferred over to the Model Ship Builder website  (



Carving Practicum

The US Brig Eagle Project Updates

Frame Lofting Practicum

Framing of a Hull

HMS General Hunter

The Half Moon—A 400th anniversary build

Jigs and Things

Masting and Rigging

The Matthew Project

The Model Shipwright's Apprentice

The RNLB Helen Wycherly - An ongoing project by Mike Pendlebury

The RNLB Thomas McCunn - An ongoing project by Mike Pendlebury

Saint Brendan's Curragh

HMS Sapphire Project Updates

Sea of Galilee Boat

So You Want to Build a Model Ship

HMS Surprise

Types of Hull Constuction

Whaleboat Project Updates