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Old Original U. S. United States Navy Brass Retired Nautical Ships Boat Bell

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Bell is made of cast bronze or brass. 9 1/4″ tall and 9 7/8″ wide at the bottom. The weight is just shy of 18 pounds so it is thick and heavy. It is missing the clapper that rang the bell. There are no breaks in the bell and the sound is good when I… (read more)

Antique Victorian Naval Ships #2 Asst Steward Faux Claw Watch Fob Gold Pendant

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Fob alone measures 2 3/4″ wide x 1 1/2″ tall, gross weight 48 grams, very good as seen condition! The item “Antique Victorian Naval Ships #2 Asst Steward Faux Claw Watch Fob Gold Pendant” is in sale since Tuesday, May 7, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Transportation\Boats & Ships\Military\Other Naval Collectibles”. The seller… (read more)

USS Dolphin PG-24 ships bell. Incredible history! Read Wikipedia article + more

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President Truman gave my grandfather A. Adams this bell sometime in early 50’s. My grandfather and Truman were friends since he was Mayor of Key West when Truman was POTUS. Specifics are not known. The bell just showed up and my grandad was no fan of the bell. So he gave it to our family…. (read more)

Antique Book Military WW1 ships SCAPA AND A CAMERA. PICTORIAL GRAND FLEET 1921

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Antique Book Military WW1 ships SCAPA AND A CAMERA. PICTORIAL GRAND FLEET 1921. SCAPA AND A CAMERA. PICTORIAL IMPRESSIONS OF FIVE YEARS SPENT AT THE GRAND FLEET BASE. Xx + 144 pp. + 181 other photographs & a map fldg. Original boards with oval mounted photograph & black lettering. No book evokes the atmosphere of… (read more)

USS Dolphin PG-24 ships bell. Incredible history! Read Wikipedia article + more

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President Truman gave my grandfather A. Adams this bell sometime in early 50’s. My grandfather and Truman were friends since he was Mayor of Key West when Truman was POTUS. Specifics are not known. The bell just showed up and my grandad was no fan of the bell. So he gave it to our family…. (read more)

Handmade Ship’s Model of the Cutty Sark

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The Cutty Sark, built in 1869 at Dumbarton, Scotland, is available as a FULLY ASSEMBLED model. Master craftsmen using historical photographs, drawings or original plans meticulously handcraft these highly detailed wood models from scratch. They are built to scale with high-grade wood such as: western red cedar, rosewood, and mahogany. They are 100% hand built… (read more)

WW2 German Kriegsmarine Navy Barometer U-Boats Ships Airfields VERY NICE

WW2 German Kriegsmarine Navy Barometer U-Boats Ships Airfields VERY NICE

This was used at airfields, on-board various surface vessels Submarines, Destroyers, Battleships, Carriers, etc. , as well as weather stations! A barometer is a scientific instrument used in meteorology to measure atmospheric pressure. Pressure tendency can forecast short term changes in the weather. Numerous measurements of air pressure are used within surface weather analysis to… (read more)