Nautical Antiques & Tropical Decor
2202 Ship Mechanic Row Galveston, TX 77550

Ship Salvage:

full staircases, Jacob's ladders / pilot ladders, wood handrails, cruise ship deck caprails -- all salvaged, all unique.

*Items not sold will read "available" under the picture; as always, please call or email for pricing and availability.  Sold pieces remain pictured to show the variety of pieces we have carried in the past and what we continue to search for during salvage buying trips.




Open-back Ship stairs (also available in close-back) and aluminum (sometimes brass) treads

open-back ship staircase sets
front set appx: rise 66", run 52", 84" hypotenuse
2nd set appx: rise 85", run 85", hypotenuse 120"
3rd set appx: rise 76", run 65 1/2", hypotenuse 99"

A coil of Jacob'sladder / pilot ladder; these are sold "per rung" (appx 1' between each rung)

bunk ladders (appx 52-56" tall)


Salvaged passenger ship handrails
typically mahogany, these are gorgeous refinished or as-is; check these out in the video here.

 fancy wood decking surround
from cruise ship pool; appx 80" x 16" x 6"
would make a cool mantle piece, 75 lbs/each

salvaged ship's mahogany cap / hand rail
appx 4 1/2" wide, 2 1/2" thick
(pictured with new production solid brass end cap)
*sold by the foot; we cut the length of rail you need
**rail does NOT come refinished; marrs and scratches
showing use and wear are included!
new production solid brass end caps (see them in use here!)
*these are custom made to fit the salvaged mahogany
ship's rails, dimensions shown to the left

salvaged wood ships' handrails - stainless hardware
 (round stock) - appx 6 1/2' sections sold out

salvaged mahogany ship handrails; XL
appx 3" tall x 2" width, 7'+ lengths

salvaged round ships' handrails; small sections

salvaged lighter colored rectangular (rounded edge)
 handrails - short sections appx 55"

salvaged lighter colored rectangular (rounded edge)
handrails possibly oak?


detail of oak (?) rail hardware

salvaged passenger ship's mahogany caprail / handrail
piece A - appx 7" x 2 1/4" x 10'

salvaged passenger ship's caprail / handrail - mahogany
Piece B - appx 5 3/8" x 2 1/4" x 10' available
*this piece was over the gangway so has a hinged
portion 4' from one end where it was raised and
lowered to allow passengers to board

piece #B details and hinged section - 409.539.5469 - - 2202 Mechanic, Galveston, TX 77550 - Closed Tues & Wed