Originally named Anna Maria, and built as a pilot boat in 1815 in a New York dockyard, the Achilles spent much of its time as a fast mail boat.
The kit includes:
- A double plank on frame hull construction
- Bbuilding plans with general details instructions
- Wax brass castings walnut and lime planking
- Wooden fittings
- Laser engraved detailing and silk flag
- All sheet ply sections are laser cut for accuracy