Boiler Operator Lab Practical

CHEMISTRY – You are a steamship boiler operator. Boiler water must be regularly tested to ensure it is in […]

Immigration and Disease

SCIENCE – Steamship companies had to inspect their passengers for diseases. Before leaving the port, the companies had […]

Navigation Equipment

TECHNOLOGY – Read the chapters below on navigation equipment like the Sextant and Compass from John Favill’s Primer of […]

Marine Engineering

ENGINEERING – In the 19th century, marine engineering applied steam power to the propulsion of ships. In 1786, […]