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Mr Monkey aboard HMS Warrior, 30th August

"It would have been a big design flaw if the capstan couldn't turn, or if the roof fell in"

Mr Monkey looking at the galley Mr Monkey looking around the main deck

Mr Monkey trotted along the gun deck. In the middle he found the galley, where sailors either too old or infirm to do anything active boiled the food for each mess table. He realised that the iron supports between the decks near the capstan, which reminded him of ones he'd seen in cotton mills, could be removed so that the capstan could actually be used.

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