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Liberty ship, SS Jeremiah O'Brien
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Massachusetts, United States
Joined: January 03, 2010
KitMaker: 2,159 posts
Armorama: 707 posts
Posted: Saturday, March 07, 2015 - 05:54 PM UTC
Model Shipwrights is proud to present Russell Eames''s SS Jeremiah O''Brien. Russell used Trumpeter''s 1/350th scale version of this famous Liberty Ship and put together a fine static display.

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Quebec, Canada
Joined: September 14, 2005
KitMaker: 2,446 posts
Armorama: 724 posts
Posted: Sunday, March 08, 2015 - 12:17 AM UTC
Very nice build!

I like the "clean" look of this ship....they don't always have
to be rust buckets...to be appreciated!

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Niedersachsen, Germany
Joined: August 22, 2011
KitMaker: 1,826 posts
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Posted: Sunday, March 08, 2015 - 12:27 AM UTC
Russ, that's a great build for sure!! I remember very well following your blog at the time, even though I wasn't actively posting back then... Cheers, Jan
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Auckland, New Zealand
Joined: September 03, 2013
KitMaker: 1,702 posts
Armorama: 36 posts
Posted: Sunday, March 08, 2015 - 12:29 PM UTC
Haven't seen this before. Looks like it has just slipped out of the builder's yard. Great build Russell. regards Michael
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Victoria, Australia
Joined: June 27, 2010
KitMaker: 3,801 posts
Armorama: 1 posts
Posted: Monday, March 09, 2015 - 01:38 AM UTC
Thank you guys! :-) Went with the museum style (as per most of my builds) as it suits my way of displaying the finished builds on chocks... Hence the nice 'clean' look. Have been a bit tied up with real life, hence the delay on getting the pics out to MSW, but here they are at last-glad you guys enjoyed seeing them! Russ :-)