German Submarine, UB-110. Photo of Control room looking aft, starboard side, November 1918, Swan Hunter and Wigham Richardson Ltd. Shipbuilders Collection, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums
Our Associate Curator, Rebecca Smith, chose this photograph for February’s Flickr Favourites.
"Because I’m always attracted by repeated patterns, and I like the rather bizarre angles – It’s almost like an Escher drawing. And, more importantly, how did a rookie submariner ever learn which wheels need turning?"