Another Tentage Issue - Naval.
- Gord this will be of interest to you.
From the naval point of view, a ship is rather isolated out on the lake
for educational display purposes unless docked, or at the very least we
have a ship, however....
At Backus Mills we had set up your telescope, my campaign table and
writing desk, and I must say it looked rather good. So much so you have
This winter I have built a multi-purpose "case" to transport my musket
in, extending the c1800 brass bound writing desk design, but once on-
site and empty, looks VERY convincing as a "survey" case for your large
telescope and tripod (I think it will fit too). All hardware is period
correct. I have also updated the campaign table with period correct
With your research on signal flags, we could expand the educational
display to "Survey and Signals".
From a Tentage point of view, would, could, or should a "Survey and
Signals" tent have an awning for the cartographer and signals officer?
Of course.. I'm assuming to setup in front of my wedge tent (looking
rather new, bye the bye).