(Above) Lusitania on the stocks shortly before her launch. The red line on the rudder indicates the location where the bottom half broke off, and the watermark just under the rudder illustrates the approximate size of Delta compared to the ship.
(Below) A close-up view of the rudder. The red line indicates where the rudder broke in half.
(Bottom) The rudder as it appears today.
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