The razor sharp bow of the first turbine powered ship "Turbinia" designed in 1894 by Tyneside inventor Charles Parsons.

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The razor sharp bow of the first turbine powered ship "Turbinia" designed in 1894 by Tyneside inventor Charles Parsons.
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Picture by Roger Bamber : 20 September 2013 : The thin bow of the first turbine powered ship "Turbinia" designed in 1894 by Tyneside inventor Charles Parsons. In 1897 Turbina recorded a speed of 34.5 knots making her the fastest ship in the world. She is now on display in the Discovery Museum in Newcastle upon Tyne,Tyne and Wear.
Location: The Discovery Museum, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England, Britain, UK GB