Engine order telegraphs authentic ship’s compasses can be great conversation pieces. After all, who can resist putting their hand on one of these authentic engine order telegraphs? Most of all, it’s an awesome feeling when you are in complete control of the ship when you move the handle to full speed!
The engine order telegraph is often referred to simply as a telegraph on the bridge of the ship. It is the instrument used to communicate the captain’s orders with the men in the engine room below. Ships can have more than one telegraph on board.
And we stock a great selection of authentic ship’s compasses as well. These liquid filled compasses were used less and less with the introduction of GPS. In addition, intact compasses in great condition as are ours is a rarity.
Finally, bring your nautical décor to life with one of our authentic engine order telegraphs!