I have been handed down a ship's wheel.
It's about 138cm (4' 6") across. I can't see any numbers on the hub.
Please does anyone have any idea when it may have been made and what type of vessel it came from?
(The white tape on a handle is just for protection from the breeze block...
I've been spending a lot of time on the beach at Monreith in Southwest Scotland, observing wreckage, some of which almost certainly came from three different steamships. The wrecks that I know about date from 1932 - 35.
And I've entered into correspondence with others who have observed and...