The Battle of Hampton Roads, also referred to as the Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (or Virginia) or the Battle of Ironclads, was a famous and arguably most important naval battle of the American Civil War. The battle was a part of the effort of the Confederacy to break the Union blockade, which had cut off Virginia’s largest cities and major industrial centers, Norfolk and Richmond, from international trade.
This paper model is the digital release of the ProArte printed kit of the USS Monitor and CSS Virginia, Battle of Hampton Roads.
Included is both the Monitor and Virginia.
This kit contains 13 pages in 2 models.
Over 600 parts on 6 part pages and 3 pages of formers.
Full-hull and waterline option.
4 pages of construction diagrams.
Degree of Difficulty: 5/5