Re: Engineering's curved hallways
Robert Comsol wrote:
However, the Season One set blueprints clearly reveal that the "Engineering Control Room" ("The Naked Time") is obviously on the port side of the saucer (leaving enough space in the center for a turboshaft).
The TMP set plans...
... show that Kirk's quarters are across the hall from Sickbay, just down the hall from the Transporter Room as well as Main Engineering.
Starfleet engineers were so fond of this layout that they kept officer's quarters, Sickbay, the Transporter Room, and Main Engineering together on the same deck (and added a Cargo Bay) for Galaxy-class...
... and Intrepid-class vessels.
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