Originally Posted by lgrania02
I believe the life boats were varnished wood. I served on the Empress of Scotland, very briefly, in 1958 (I think!!). There is a beautiful model of her in the Museum of Transport in Glasgow. If I could figure out how to post a picture on Ships Nostalgia I would do!!
I have, I think, uploaded two pictures of the Empress of Scotland, one of which is under the heading of Lifeboats, don't ask me how I did it, but it is there!!.