Britain’s last model ship maker will never give up craft

Britain’s last model ship maker says he’ll ‘drop dead in his workshop’ rather than give up his dying craft. Philip Reed, 76, has spent more than 50 years painstakingly recreating maritime legends from the 1600s to... read more>>

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Britain's last model ship maker will never give up craft

Britain’s last model ship maker says he'll ‘drop dead in his workshop’ rather than give up his dying craft. Philip Reed, 76, has spent more than 50 years painstakingly recreating maritime legends from the 1600s to WWII – including the Cutty Sark, USS Constitution and HMS Hood. While each model sells for thousands of pounds, they can take more than a year t... read more>>