What an incredible build. 6 years on a model. Maybe I can beat that on a real boat (but with nowhere near the skill or detail). GCaptain has this article, with lots of links to other places. Brothers Brick is a core one.
What an incredible model… A ship model and Lego’s to boot. It even includes a battery operated derrick, and lots of auxiliary craft.
There’s a 184 picture set on Flickr detailing his progress during his build. He even build a 20′ ship (that’s 2/3rd the length of my boat!) in 7 months.