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1920s tramp freighters

  1. The Radio Room
    Hello: I'm an occasional visitor to this site who is working on a novel set in the early 1920s, about a Hawaii-bound tramp freighter that's taken over by pirates. I was wondering if there was any way for the good guys to tap into or hack the ship's wireless in order to send an SOS? Where might...
  2. Ship Research
    Hello: I'm an award-winning fiction writer researching my next novel, a suspense tale set on a tramp cargo freighter (with a passenger component) sailing from San Francisco to Honolulu (and points beyond). It will be set in the Spring of 1923. This will not be not a Tom Clancy-style book...
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