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Lifeboats

Lifeboats

A Ship"s Log of the Inner Sea

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  • 15 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Kabel Publishers .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12234263M
ISBN 101575290626
ISBN 109781575290621
OCLC/WorldCa40626897

Lifeboat 14 was the fifth boat to be lowered from the port side, after 6, 8, 12& Fifth Officer Lowe took charge of the boat. About passengers were in it and there were ten or eleven crewmen and two stewardesses; probably no more than 45 in total when lowered. Chief Officer Wilde was, according to George Crowe& Joseph Scarrott, also in the vicinity. Lowe thought that the crowd began Estimated occupancy at launch:


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