Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co "Mauretania"

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    Photograph of one of the four original propeller bosses for "Mauretania" at Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co.

    Reference: TWAS: DS.WS/143/2/3

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    gondolier88, bumper11, compoundwarp, and 58 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. doncontrols 39 months ago | reply

      And not a CNC machine in site lol

    2. jametoro 38 months ago | reply

      Seen in:

      Flickr Bronze Award

      Post 1, and award 5

    3. carlo tardani 38 months ago | reply

      Seen in:

      Flickr Bronze Award

      Post 1, and award 5

    4. jamica1 36 months ago | reply

      The scale is just stunning.

    5. brewbooks 34 months ago | reply

      I thought this was a Russian space capsule when I saw the thumbnail, I was off by a few years.

    6. artland 31 months ago | reply

      This is a wonderful shot!
      You are invited to post it to:


    7. scuba_dooba 30 months ago | reply

      Impressive heavy engineering!

    8. pferriola 28 months ago | reply

      Very nice. And all without computers or modern measuring aids we've grown so accustomed to.

    9. Philip Watson 26 months ago | reply

      Now that's what you call engineering ...

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