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Re: Question about HMS Agincourt that has been bugging me
I imagine the boats were left at home when the ships went to sea for action. There Germans did it, too.
I'm building the Flyhawk HMS Agincourt, and the layout of the boats makes me curious: After the amidships flying bridge over the turrets was removed, most of the boats were stowed abreast the 4th turret (Turret 'Thursday'). They blocked much of the training arcs of the turret, and even if they cleared the muzzle blast when the guns fired would destroy them. What happened to them in action? There seems no other reasonable place to move them - would they just be shoved overboard and abandoned? See the lower left image below.
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