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Propeller screw plan for ‘Erebus’ (1826) and ‘Terror’ (1813) by unknown

Propeller screw plan for ‘Erebus’ (1826) and ‘Terror’ (1813)

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Overall size:
84.3 x 64.2
Product code:
M0692
Media:
Print

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Title:
Propeller screw plan for ‘Erebus’ (1826) and ‘Terror’ (1813)
Artist:
unknown
Product code:
M0692
Media:
Print
Copyright:
© National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London

About

Scale: 1:24.  Plan showing the two elevations of the rudder and stern post with deadwood to illustrate the screw propeller in postion and the replacement chock as fitted on 'Erebus' (1826) and 'Terror' (1813), both converted Bomb Vessels to Arctic exploration ships. The plan includes an explanation key to the system.

The ships were converted and fitted at Woolwich Dockyard between February and May 1845 for the Northwest Passage Expedition under Captain Sir John Franklin.

Signed by Oliver Lang [Master Shipwright, Woolwich Dockyard, 1826-1853].

Object number: ZAZ5683

Date: 1845

Original dimensions: 632 mm x 833 mm

The Artist: unknown

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