This is the Letter “R” Romeo Nautical Signal Flag – 72″ x 46″ was removed from a vessel being cut up for scrap. This flag is exactly like it was when it was found, it has not been washed.
The letter “R” Romeo signal flag in maritime communication stands for the message: “The way is off my ship. You may feel your way past me.” This signal is used to indicate that a vessel is altering its course to provide a safe passage for another ship. It helps prevent collisions and ensures smooth navigation in busy waters.
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