R.M.S. Lusitania

1993 Expedition


(Top)  Many windows of this pattern were found scattered throughout the superstructure debris.  All of the windows shown here lead to first-class cabins, and although they could be opened, when the windows were closed in rough weather, fresh air could still be admitted through the decorative grills above.

(Above)  A section of an original builder’s plan, showing cabins A-18 and A-20.  Windows from these staterooms were located in deteriorated sections of superstructure.

 

    

(Above)  Two examples of these decorative Boat Deck windows on the wreck.  (Photos courtesy of Leigh Bishop, www.deepimage.co.uk)

 

All images courtesy of the Eric Sauder Collection unless otherwise noted.


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