The Mast and Funnel Question

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The Mast and Funnel Question.

Notes of a Conference on 29th March 1912.

Present -

First Sea Lord. Second Sea Lord. Controller. D.N.O. Captain Bartolomé -o-o-o- Captain Craig, H.M.S. "Orion".

The "mast and funnel" question has arisen in connection with the design of certain ships of the "Dreadnought" type in which the mast supporting the control top is immediately abaft the foremost funnel.