: The theory was torpedo boat engagements would
: not be concurrent with heavy gun
: engagements. Not necessarily correct as it
: turned out.
: Don't know about ammunition supply but my
: guess is ready-use storage near guns. A fire
: or explosion in open air atop the turret,
: while it would terrify us today knowing what
: we know about British cordite, probably was
: thought to be of little consequence in 1905
: ( except to the unfortunate crews ) and
: torpedo boats had very weak gun armament in
: any case.