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Reference numberS/0042
LevelItem
TitleModel of HMS Beagle
ArtistFountain, Bernard
Date1998
DescriptionModel built to 1/50 scale
FormatSculpture
MaterialsWood
Notes"The Beagle" sailed from Devonport in December 1831 under Commander Robert Fitzroy FRS. A total of 74 people embarked upon the voyage, including Charles Darwin FRS. The ship reached Sydney in January 1836.
Access statusOpen
ProvenanceDonated to the Society by the artist in 2001.
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8196Darwin; Charles Robert (1809 - 1882); Naturalist1809 - 1882
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