What is saloon?

  • (noun): A room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter.
    Synonyms: barroom, bar, ginmill, taproom
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RMS Lusitania - Development and Construction - Interiors
... The first class dining saloon was the grandest of the ship’s public rooms arranged over two decks with an open circular well at its centre and crowned by an elaborate dome measuring 29 feet (8.8 m ... As seen in First Class, the dining room was situated lower down in the ship on the saloon deck. 79 feet (24 m) dining room was at the bow of the ship on the saloon deck, finished in polished pine as were the other two third class public rooms, being the Smoke Room and Ladies Room on ...

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