While looking through it I found a photo of L'Alcyon, the only model I have which I know to be a BL.... it has what I believe to have a genuine BL label on the bottom, and I know its provenance. But there's an interesting difference between the photo in Head's book and my model... all gun mounts and TT are trained fore-aft on the model in the book, while mine has main battery trained (alternately) starboard-port-starboard-port (going fore to aft), and has both TT banks trained outboard. My model is pristine, nothing to suggest that she was modified after her original assembly. I wonder how much license builders were given when assembling the final products....
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