African Queen – Billing Boats

(BB588) Length 29.13″/Height 16.93″/Width 8.27″/Scale 1:12



African Queen (BB588) Length 29.13″/Height 16.93″/Width 8.27″/Scale 1:12

This is the ship which gave its name to the movie starring Katherine Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart. The story takes place during World War I. the African Queen attacks the German warship “Konigin Luise” on lake Victoria in Africa, after a long and dangerous trip down the tributaries to the lake.

Hull is ABS Plastic with laser cut wood parts, planking, and complete fittings including steam engine (non working) in metal, brass, wood and plastic.

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Additional information

Weight 15 lbs


Billing Boats

Billing Boats of Denmark has been a major manufacturer of wooden ship model kits since 1958. Kits are either plank-on-bulkhead wood kits or feature ABS plastic hulls. Many are designed for radio control (RC) operation.
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