binoculars

  1. derek byrne

    Key to "Crow's Nest Telephone Titanic"

    I am interested in the key that David Blair did not pass on when he left the Titanic in Southampton. The key that is being auctioned is what he reportedly kept as a souvenir. It has a tag "Crow's Nest Telephone Titanic" and I am puzzled that if this was the key to the telephone in the crow's...
  2. Arun Vajpey

    Cost of quality binoculars in 1912

    At the outset I'd like to say that this is not a loaded question and not meant to restart the old debate of whether a pair of binoculars in the Titanic's crow's nest would have made a difference. But what I am interested in knowing is how much a pair of high quality binoculars would have cost...
  3. Maureen Zottoli

    Binoculars

    There are many rumors, stories, and feelings about where the Crow's Nest's binoculars were. Can;t place where I read it, but it seems that I haev seen that they were placed in a locker by the officer who was replaced and never sailed and so were on the ship the whole time. Any other stories...
  4. P

    David Blair and the lookouts' binoculars

    I have read from several different sources that David Blair knew where the lookouts binoculars were but never had the chance to tell anyone before he left the ship. Is this the truth or is it possible this is another subject that may have been stretched as many have said of Captain Smith's...