Shortly after the mermaid has struck cook Thomas Sefton dead, the crewmen carrying the mermaid lose their footing and fall down a flight of stairs. Seaman Wasim falls head-first into a barrel as one of the stretcher's handles breaks his neck. The commotion catches the attention of the carpenter, Winston Smith, leading him to step out his workshop to investigate.
Things of interest
- The roles of carpenter Winston Smith and carpenter's mate Marcus Gibbs are shown as both are in the carpenter's workshop. This combined with the knowledge of their mutual hierarchy in Soldiers of the Sea, part 3 allows their identities to be deduced.
This memory is accessible via a body by the bow staircase on the orlop deck.
Only the area roughly between the main mast and the fore mast on the orlop deck is accessible. The exit is by the main mast.
The diorama has no spoken dialog.