Passenger-/cargo ship ARGENTINA of 1907, home port Trieste. GRT 5526. Yard: Russell, Port Glasgow. Scrapped 1960. Technical details and history here: https://www.clydeships.co.uk/view.php?year_built=&builder=&ref=16340&vessel=ARGENTINA
Hi, I'm trying to get a sense of the approach to Buenos Aires docks in a Royal Mail Steam Packet liner such as RMS Magdalena (5372 GRT) in 1905.
Would the master take on a pilot - if so, how early?
Presumably he'd need two or three tugs too?
How did the tugs and bridge signal to each other...