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Models with Questionable Authenticity

Questionable Authenticity Model Comments Num Scale Status
Rocky Point Lighthouse Branchline Rocky Point is red and white striped
Working light - Nice kit - But not Rocky Point
3603 1/87 Future
Historic Lighthouse Domus Actual stone slab construction - Does not match any real light DK40211 1/87 Available
Lighthouse Lindberg

Working light.
Painted as Assateague Light but Assateague does not flare from the light to the base.
Kit can be built into a nice model, but I'm not sure what light has flared sides.

70779 1/87 OOP
Lighthouse Unk Several years ago I built a generic "lighthouse" model
The kit came with 2 complete kits - neither was realistic
Coast Guard Tug Lindberg Does not compare to any operational unit     OOP
USRC Ranger (1852) Corel Only Ranger was an early 1800s unarmed LHS schooner
Corel's model has the lines of an early 1800s cutter, but the name is wrong
SH-3 MPC Sold with USCG decals, but it is a Navy SH-3 - never operated by the CG     OOP
Lights and Sound Huey Revell Sold with USCG decals, but the Coast Guard never flew the UH-1 Huey     OOP