Super Frigate off Nova ScotiaBy kenwas
The USS Constitution was instantly recognizable to her friends and foes for she was a new class of frigate. Her mast and yards where enormous. Most ships carried three sails to a mast, and she carried four totaling 43000 square feet of sail. She was the tallest ship of her time and still is the tallest of the remaining tall ships by 11 feet. She was indeed a Super Frigate. This scene depicts some prepare for action training of lowering the the boats to be towed behind to protect them from damage during an oncoming action.
Zoom view suggested.
Vue 7.5, Poser,