The Resurgam Submarine : 'a Project for Annoying the Enemy'.
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The Resurgam is one of the earliest 'working' submarines, designed by Victorian engineer George William Garrett. This book describes how the Resurgam was built, how she may have worked and what happened to her.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2023. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.

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5050 |a Front Cover -- Copyright Information -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Glossary -- Timeline -- Figure 1: George Garrett -- George William Littler Garrett -- 19th Century Submarines -- Figure 2: Samuel Alstitt's submarine -- Figure 3: Plan of the Ictineo II submarine and engine -- Figure 4: Waddington's Porpoise -- Garrett and the Royal Navy -- Figure 5: Garrett's prototype submarine as shown in the 1878 patent -- The Egg -- Figure 6: The later design of the Egg based on a Cochran drawing -- Building Resurgam -- Introduction -- The Hull -- Conning Tower and Fairing / Cutwater -- Wood Cladding -- The Lamm 'Fireless' Steam Engine -- The Rudders and Hydroplanes -- The Engine -- Condenser -- The Invention of the Snorkel -- The Blower -- Propeller -- Figure 7: The Garrett Submarine Torpedo Boat from the Graphic magazine 17 January 1880 -- Figure 8: The plan of the Resurgam published in the journal The Engineer -- Figure 10: A modified sketch of the submarine by Jack Aitkin showing the boiler arrangement, snorkel, engine and blower (RNSM) -- Figure 9: An early sketch of the Resurgam only 30 ft long and reinforced with T section iron frames (RNSM) -- Figure 11: The replica Resurgam at Woodside showing the faired shape of the cladding timbers. The original timbers were baulks 18 in thick rather than the smaller planks used on the replica built by AMARC trainees in 1997 -- Figure 12: Plan, Elevation and Section of Resurgam -- Figure 13: Detail from a photograph of the submarine showing the conning tower hatch -- Figure 14: Specification for construction noting the conning tower '1 Manhole screw inside and out' (RNSM) -- Figure 15: Diagram of the propulsion system -- Figure 16: Diagram of the propulsion system -- Figure 17: Detail of a photograph of Resurgam showing the three-bladed propeller. The hull obscures the third blade.
5058 |a The Resurgam Submarine in Use -- Weight and Buoyancy -- Stability -- Gas Calculations -- Life Support and the Pneumatophore -- Environment -- Dynamics and Diving -- Figure 18: Resurgam at Birkenhead just before launching, with Jackson (fwd), Price (aft) and Garrett holding his two year old daughter Georgina -- The First and Last Voyage -- Figure 19: Rhyl harbour in 1997 -- Figure 20: Chart showing the location of the wreck in relation to Rhyl and Great Ormes Head -- Searching for Resurgam -- Pipe Route Survey -- Figure 21: Detail from the 1:5000 scale plan of the pipe route survey (Courtesy of Costain Ltd.) -- Figure 22: Side scan sonar image of the submarine and associated scour (BHP Billiton) -- Rediscovery -- Figure 23: Resurgam wreck site location off North Wales -- Figure 24: Resurgam as she was seen in 1997 lying hard over on her starboard side, view from the bow towards the stern taken from ROV video footage -- The SubMap Project -- Introduction -- Phase 1 -- Phase 2 -- Phase 3 -- SubMap Methods -- SubMap Geophysical Survey -- Operations -- Subsea Positioning -- Hull Position -- SubMap Wide Area Search -- Diver Search -- 'Uri Geller' Targets -- SubMap Hull Recording -- SubMap Excavation -- Raising, Recording and Reburial -- 3D Models -- SubMap Finds -- SubMap Corrosion Study -- SubMap Marine Biology Survey -- Discussion -- Figure 25: Detailed sketch of the submarine created during SubMap by Bill Turner -- Figure 26: Terschelling moored over the top of the wreck during SubMap -- Figure 27: Diver positioning a survey control point using the ROVTrak acoustic positioning system -- Figure 28: Diver searching the seabed with an Aquascan pulse induction metal detector while being tracked by the ROVTrak acoustic positioning system -- Figure 29: Plan of the site showing target locations on the seabed around the submarine.
5058 |a Figure 30: Fax from Geller showing his estimate for the location of the missing objects -- Figure 31: Plan of the site showing the location of artefacts -- Figure 32: West end of the trench showing the faired timber cladding and iron retaining straps -- Figure 33: The beer can model of Resurgam -- Figure 34: A 3D digital model of Resurgam created in 1997 -- Figure 35: Sketch of the site showing features referred to in the text (adapted from Gregory) -- Later Site History -- 2007 Wessex Archaeology Site Assessment -- After SubMap -- After 2007 -- Figure 36: Site Plan for Position A with the hull upright and buried in the seabed -- Site Formation -- Position A - 1880 to 1993 -- Position B - 1993 to 1998 -- Position C - 1998 to Present -- Figure 37: Three options for burial of the hull in the seabed -- Figure 38: Site Plan for Position B showing movement of the hull from A to B -- Figure 39: Proposed site formation sequence -- Figure 40: Site Plan for Position C showing current position and attitude of the hull -- Figure 41: Large diameter floating mooring rope attaching the ship to an anchor buoy in the distance -- Figure 42: Plan sketch of the conning tower base -- Resurgam Today -- The Hull -- Conning Tower -- Fairing -- Rudder and Hydroplanes -- Timber Cladding -- Hull Interior -- Site -- Figure 43: Video image of the two holes in the bow cone -- Figure 44: The top of the forward hole in the bow cone showing plating pushed inwards -- Figure 45: Sketch of the top of the conning tower from 1997 -- Figure 46: Photograph of Resurgam in 1997 from behind the conning tower looking forward. The scale cube in the large dent is 200 mm each side -- Figure 47: Multibeam sonar image of Resurgam from 2011 (Bibby Hydromap Ltd.) -- A Reanalysis of the Loss of Resurgam -- Why did Garrett report the submarine lost off Great Ormes Head, 20km away from where she sank?.
5058 |a Did the Elphin ram the Resurgam, dent the conning tower and sink her? -- Was the conning tower hatch taken off deliberately? -- How did the submarine sink? -- Fact and fiction -- Why were all of the crew taken off the submarine when they knew the hatch could not be shut from the outside? -- Figure 48: Plan showing the wreck location relative to Great Ormes Head and Rhyl -- Figure 49: Resurgam lying nearly upright on the seabed in 2013 (Justin Owen) -- The End? -- Appendix 1: Tables -- Table 1 - AUSS Targets from 1996 -- Table 2: ADU Targets 03 Jun 1997 -- Table 3: Corner Co-ordinates -- Table 4: Beacon positions -- Table 5: Control Point Positions -- Table 6: Metal detector targets -- Table 7: Uri Geller Targets -- Appendix 2: The Open Letter -- An Open Letter to maritime archaeologists, shipwreck conservators, ICUCH/ICOMOS members, heritage practitioners, and stakeholders in Resurgam, about the endangered historic submarine Resurgam (1880) -- References -- Back Cover.
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