navigational equipment

  1. Steven Christian

    Celestial navigation practices

    A question for you experienced nautical people. During the time of Titanic with the navigational equipment they had and if they did everything right, just how accurate were their positional fixes and what was deemed accurate? I was reading some of the threads and was going blind looking at and...
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    Answered What does the bridge telemotor do?

    What is the purpose of the bridge telemotor?
  3. B-rad

    Watertight Door Indicator

    I know this may seem like an 'old topic', and one that many feel has already been put to bed. However, I have found evidence that may in fact lead to there being no more questions as to whether or not Titanic had a watertight door indicator. I have submitted a report to the editor of this site...
  4. Alec Barker

    RMS Olympic bridge and wheelhouse interior pics

    Hello, are there any pictures of inside the RMS Olympic's bridhe or wheelhouse? It would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance, Alec
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    Stern Bridge

    When I look at pictures of the stern of Titanic/Olympic, I can see several structures on the stern bridge. But I can't say for sure what they are. I'm pretty sure I can see some engine telegraphs, and a phone box on a small pole. But do I see a ship's wheel? I see something that looks...