1. Ken Ziemski

    Masts, flags & banners

    Hi all. It's been a while since I've posted or asked anything... I have question regarding the tops of the masts on Olympic family of ships. Was there any type of crowning on top, ie: a ball, spire, or other adornment? I can't seem to find any info on that... trying to replicate the tops of the...
  2. D

    White Star Line Flag

    Does anyone here make or know anyone that does make White Star Line flags? If not, what material were the flags made of? I'd like to have a large one made to hang in my house. Here's a picture with link, of an original one that is 9ft long...
  3. Captain Puckett

    Was there a flagpole on the bow of the Titanic?

    There are some illustrations and replicas where the Olympic and the Titanic are represented with a flagpole on the bow, did they ever have one?
  4. Conor H

    When did the ensign move from the stern to the gaff?

    Hello all, I have noticed that after WW1 (it seems) it became much more common for liners to fly their ensign from a gaff on the mainmast, rather than the stern exclusively, as with most liners pre-war, such as Oceanic 2, Lusitania and Mauretania, and the Olympic trio. Those that survived the...
  5. H

    White Star Line Flag: Where Can I Buy One?

    A bit of a random question, but does anyone know where I could find or buy a replica of a White Star Line Mast flag? (The video is just as example)
  6. J

    A mystery about Titanic's mast flags

    Just wanted to clear something up here. How is it that Ken Marshall adds the American Stars and Stripes to the top of the foremast on the Titanic in his paintings? Despite the fact that she was registered as a British ship and crewed by a British crew, with the exception of some foreigners...