Ice and a slice

Gerry Judah’s sculptures have graced the lawns of Goodwood House since 1997, each featuring an elaborate piece of architectural sculpture dedicated to a specific manufacturer. This year the marque being celebrated was Mercedes-Benz. Check a 360 degree timelapse of the construction / voids and supercarriers, the story of the lost CVA-01 aircraft carrier: ‘…many navy veterans still believe the RAF cheated in making its arguments in the 1960s that its land-based aircraft could do the job of the carriers, by producing maps that showed Singapore 400 miles closer to Australia than it really is.’ See also the story of the WWII Habbakkuk Project, the vast Pykecrete (paper pulp and ice) carriers designed to patrol the North Atlantic.

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