The RUMANIA was the ex Empire Susan when she changed hands to the WATKINS company in 1946.
The main changes to the tug were the removal of weapons and gun platforms and the refitting of commercial ships boats to the davits. At the time of her service in Dover she was painted in a colour scheme of lavender grey hull (Union Castle line colour), all other Watkins tugs at the time carried a black hull livery
1946 RUMANIA, Wm.Watkins Ltd.
Scale 1/96 LENGTH 440mm BEAM 110mm
10.2.56 Aground on Longsands (Thames), total loss
Details and construction are similar to the rest of our modelrange, comprising of G/F hull, plastic s/structure. metal & resin fittings plus prop & shaft.
Full size colour plan & comprehensive instruction book including details on powering these diminutive models with a standard servo giving main drive motor & electronic speed control.
All kits in the range have outstanding on the water performance as part of the design.