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  1. Ryan Burns replied to the thread Beautiful gif of the Olympic from overhead.

    Yes. It's just so, so, so sad. Having the Queen Mary is nice and all, but good grief, imagine if that were the Olympic instead? That...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 3:05 PM
  2. Doug Criner replied to the thread Propeller Shafts.

    Your are correct - the wing shafts are splayed out slightly from the center shaft. My thinking is that this allowed for closer spacing...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 2:42 PM
  3. Rob Lawes liked Harland Duzen's post in the thread Californian's boilers.

    Good News everyone! The paper is finally finished and spellchecked! :) "Full speed Ahead" (at 12-13 knots) for release on the 29th...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 11:32 AM
  4. Rancor liked Aaron_2016's post in the thread Beautiful gif of the Olympic from overhead.

    Here is another view of the Olympic from the popular website britainfromabove.org.uk. (Click to enlarge). [ATTACH] [ATTACH]...

    Olympic_Southampton.png oly01.png oly2.png oly4.png oly3.png Sep 26, 2018 at 11:24 AM
  5. Rancor replied to the thread Beautiful gif of the Olympic from overhead.

    Looks like the first two funnels have some kind of conical cover on them as well.

    Sep 26, 2018 at 11:24 AM
  6. Rancor liked Ryan Burns's post in the thread Beautiful gif of the Olympic from overhead.

    Just love this. Such a cool angle that we aren't used to seeing of the Olympic class ships. [ATTACH]

    x8FBWMf.gif Sep 26, 2018 at 11:23 AM
  7. Tony Whittaker replied to the thread Ismay's homes.

    Thanks Mike! Where is that place? Is it a hotel or conference centre of something now?

    Sep 26, 2018 at 10:08 AM
  8. A. Gabriel replied to the thread Beautiful gif of the Olympic from overhead.

    From what I've been told this is footage of Olympic laid up and awaiting her final, awful end by scrapping. It kind of gives the whole...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 7:53 AM
  9. A. Gabriel replied to the thread Pier in New York.

    The pier that Olympic frequented (and that Titanic was supposed to be berthed at) was Pier 59, which is now a golf driving range. The...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 7:41 AM
  10. Itsstillthinking liked Steven Christian's post in the thread A&E's Titanic Death of a Dream.

    I started watching this again as its been a few years since I watched it. Its one of my favorite docu's on Titanic. Some people have...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 5:14 AM
  11. Steven Christian liked Question_asker's post in the thread A&E's Titanic Death of a Dream.

    Yes me too. I actually found them refreshing as I'm fed up of CGI animations telling me what some animator's interpretation of events...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 5:13 AM
  12. Steven Christian liked Itsstillthinking's post in the thread A&E's Titanic Death of a Dream.

    Seems like all docs in recent years (ouside of JC'S) are nothing but over dramatic crap with no good telling of the story. What iv...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 5:13 AM
  13. Steven Christian replied to the thread A&E's Titanic Death of a Dream.

    I started watching this again as its been a few years since I watched it. Its one of my favorite docu's on Titanic. Some people have...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 5:12 AM
  14. Robert T. Paige replied to the thread CYRIL EVANS AND HIS WIRELESS.

    Thanks again Julian - The only reason I can think of for the wheel house not being used might be that the open "flying bridge" was one...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 4:26 AM
  15. Mel Sharp liked Jim Currie's post in the thread Vision but no sound?.

    The pyrotechnics seen from Californian in the direction of the vessel nearby were reported to have risen no more than the height of that...

    Sep 26, 2018 at 4:03 AM
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