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Old 9th June 2019, 09:23
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Originally Posted by DARCY1 View Post
lifeboat, definitely
From what era please, as definitely very different to the lifeboats and lifeboat compasses I sailed with 50's - 70's and LSA surveys I carried out 70 - 80's.

The ones I sailed with were in cowled cover with a small space for a paraffin lamp and were magnetic with points, very difficult to sail a lifeboat to degree course in any kind of weather, but I know the world has changed, as have lifeboats
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