Engine Order Telegraphs Authentic Ship's Compasses & Binnacles : P2

Looking for the center of attention for your nautical theme? Or a perfect addition to your Steam Punk concept? Whatever the case, at Big Ship Salvage, our unique Engine order telegraphs, authentic ship’s compasses, and binnacles 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 usually sounded bells that allowed the ship’s captain, the engine room, and the bridge to be in alignment with the captain’s orders.

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, these intact compasses are in great condition making ours is a rarity and a perfect addition to any nautical or coastal theme.

If you are into history, or looking for something specific, we have a rare range of products from the Tokimec magnetic compass, to the World War II era Lionel Binnacle. Indeed, a Lionel Binnacle!  During the World War II, they suspended making the toy trains they were famous for, and produced ship parts much needed for our military.

From robust options, to table top concepts, you can finally bring your nautical décor to life with one of our Engine Order Telegraphs or Authentic Ship’s Compasses!

Big Ship Salvage offers an array of nautical and marine pieces to transform your project or design, both indoor and out. Although new items arrive daily, any of these ship’s compasses, binnacles, and telegraphs are quite unique, if you have questions about any of these items, please call us at 574-870-1571, 7 days per week 8 a.m to 9 p.m. est.

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  • C. Plath Binnacle with Cassens and Plath magnetic compass

    Item #B2-01 C.Plath Binnacle with Cassens and Plath Magnetic Compass

    $4,000.00
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  • Sale!

    Item #B2-02 Great Lakes Enterprise Brass Ship Binnacle

    $2,250.00
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  • Vintage Wooden Binnacle with Observator Compass

    Item #B2-03 Vintage Wooden Binnacle with Observator Compass

    $2,300.00
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  • Item #B2-04 Rare Vintage Hezzanith Mark VII Binnacle with Compass

    $4,500.00
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  • Item #B2-05 Saura Works Marine 30″ Binnacle

    $1,100.00
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  • Antique Brass Binnacle - Cleveland, Ohio

    ITEM #B2-06 Vintage Brass Binnacle – Cleveland, Ohio

    $2,800.00
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  • Item #B2-07 Brass Osaka Works Binnacle with Cassens and Plath Brass Compass

    $3,400.00
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  • Item #B2-08 Brass 1954 Poitevin-Duault Binnacle with Osaka Compass

    $4,400.00
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  • Item #B2-09 John Bruce and Sons Binnacle with Lionel Compass

    $2,500.00
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  • P2-01 Authentic Norwegian Chadburns Electric Telegraph

    ITEM #EOT-01 Authentic Norwegian Chadburns Electric Telegraph

    $3,250.00
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  • Authentic Eiwa Seiko Co Engine Order Telegraph - Osaka Japan

    Item #EOT-02 Authentic Eiwa Seiko Co Engine Order Telegraph – Osaka Japan

    $1,400.00
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  • Authentic Dutch Engine Order Telegraph

    Item #EOT-03 Authentic Dutch Engine Order Telegraph

    $1,200.00
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  • Dutch Salvaged Brass Engine Order Telegraph

    Item #EOT-04 Dutch Salvaged Brass Engine Order Telegraph

    $975.00
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  • Item #EOT-05 Authentic Bendix Marine Engine Order Telegraph

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  • 1962 Nunotani Keiki Seisakusho Brass and Aluminum Telegraph

    Item #EOT-20 1962 Nunotani Keiki Seisakusho Brass and Aluminum Telegraph

    $2,100.00
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  • Aluminum Osaka Nunotani Seiki Co Engine Order Telegraph

    Item #EOT-21 Aluminum Osaka Nunotani Seiki Co Engine Order Telegraph

    $1,500.00
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  • Nunotani Keiki Seisakusho Aluminum Telegraph

    Item #EOT-22 Nunotani Keiki Seisakusho Aluminum Telegraph

    $1,800.00
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  • 1989 Nunotani Keiki Seisakusho Aluminum Engine Order Telegraph

    Item #EOT-23 1989 Nunotani Keiki Seisakusho Aluminum Engine Order Telegraph

    $1,800.00
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  • 1986 Nunotani Keiki Seisakusho Aluminum Engine Order Telegraph

    Item #EOT-24 1986 Nunotani Keiki Seisakusho Aluminum Engine Order Telegraph

    $1,800.00
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  • Nippon Zosenkiaki Chrome Plated Brass and Iron Telegraph

    Item #EOT-25 Nippon Zosenkiaki Chrome Plated Brass and Iron Telegraph

    $1,800.00
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  • Nippon Zosenkiaki 1973 Chrome Plated Brass and Iron Telegraph

    Item #EOT-26 Nippon Zosenkiaki 1973 Chrome Plated Brass and Iron Telegraph

    $1,800.00
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  • Chrome Plated Brass Wall Mounted Russian Engine Order Telegraph

    ITEM #EOT-30 Chrome Plated Brass Wall Mounted Russian Engine Order Telegraph

    $575.00
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  • Sale! Ship's Four Engine Telegraph With Wooden Base

    Item #EOT-P2-28 Ship’s Four Engine Telegraph With Wooden Base

    $1,360.00
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  • Sale! Nautical Four Engine Order Telegraph With Wooden Base

    Item #EOT-P2-29 Nautical Four Engine Order Telegraph With Wooden Base

    $1,360.00
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  • 1977 Nunotani Seiki Marine Magnetic Compass

    ITEM #P2-03 1977 Nunotani Seiki Marine Magnetic Compass

    $380.00
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  • Authentic Salvaged Deadbeat Compass

    ITEM #P2-07 Authentic Salvaged Sestrel Deadbeat Compass

    $395.00
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  • Cassens and Plath Magnetic Compass With Wooden Box

    Item #P2-08 Cassens and Plath Magnetic Compass With Wooden Box

    $395.00
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  • Item #P2-09 NOR Electronic Compass with Pelorus

    $295.00
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  • 1977 Tokyo Keiki Magnetic Compass (Ser. No. 3585) With Box

    ITEM #P2-10 1977 Tokyo Keiki Magnetic Compass (Ser. No. 3585) With Box

    $395.00
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  • Authentic U.S. Navy Magnetic Compass by The Lionel Corporation

    Item #P2-16 U.S. Navy Magnetic Compass by The Lionel Corporation

    $500.00
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  • Vintage Magnetic Compass

    Item #P2-22 Vintage Magnetic Compass – Ship Salvage

    $350.00
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  • Antique Course Magnifier by Osaka Nunotani Seiki

    ITEM #P2-99 Antique Course Magnifier by Osaka Nunotani Seiki

    $200.00
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