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A scale model and lines of the Empress had to be approved, and on completion of the vessel a well finished full model on the scale of 1/4" inch to 1 foot. Which had to be supplied in a glass case, with a frame of walnut, oak and mahogany as may be decided by the owners. Date: Turn of the 20th century Location: Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering, Govan, Scotland Credits: Glasgow City Libraries and Archive