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post #751 of Old 11-19-2012
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Re: HMS Bounty in trouble...

Originally Posted by Capt.aaron View Post
Ship builder's should build the strongest and well built ships they can. If they are building a replica of a 19th century wooden tall ship, ...
18th century ship:

"Bounty was originally known as collier Bethia, built in 1784 at the Blaydes shipyard in Hull."

That does not change what you say, make it a little worst, I mean regarding the Ship design in what regards seaworthiness.


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