Beaufort resident appears on 'Shipping Wars'

info@islandpacket.comFebruary 12, 2013 

Beaufort resident Grant Wilms and his model ship recently made an appearance on A&E's "Shipping Wars."

Wilms wanted to ship a model of the HMS Victory, a ship famous for its role in the Battle of Trafalgar where the British Royal Navy stopped the French navy and Spanish navy in 1805.

The show originally aired Jan. 30, according to the A&E website, but was re-aired Monday night. The full episode can be watched at

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