5 edition of A Dictionary Of Ship Disasters found in the catalog.
|Statement||Ian Allan Publishing|
|Publishers||Ian Allan Publishing|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 84 p. :|
|Number of Pages||65|
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Genera plantarum eorumque characteres naturales secundum numerum, figuram, situm et proportionem omnium fructificationis partium.
The term is changed to "" whenever the ship that was made becomes successful. They are often reinforced with a metal eye. 3, Sierra Leone: the Amunafa ferry, traveling from Freetown to Kasire, A Dictionary Of Ship Disasters off the coast of Sierra Leone, killing 158 passengers. 9, Sierra Leone: the ferry Teh Teh sinks during a storm with more than 250 on board, many of them schoolchildren and their parents on their way to Freetown to start the new school year.
Middle cloths of a square sail. With plenty of illustrations throughout of both the vessels and the tragic moment they met their fate, this is the most comprehensive listing of passenger ship disasters to date, and will be essential reading for all maritime historians. An alternative name used in the 18th and 19th centuries for a.
Andrew Traditional lower-deck slang term for the Royal Navy. On smaller vessels, a smaller, non-figural carving, most often a curl of foliage, might be substituted for a. Known in British English as a destroyer depot ship.
Combat loading gives primary consideration to the ease and sequence with which troops, equipment, and supplies can be unloaded ready for combat, sacrificing the more efficient use of cargo space that ship operators seek when loading a ship for the routine transportation of personnel and cargo. Eye are very strong and compact and are frequently employed in moorings and docking lines, among other uses. The Italian captain went back onboard the wreck for the first time since the sinking of the cruise ship on January 13, 2012, as part of his trial for manslaughter and abandoning ship.
A towed or self-propelled flat-bottomed boat, built mainly for river, canal or coastal transport of heavy goods. A scale describing wind speed, devised by in 1808, in which winds are graded by the effects of their force on the surface of the sea or on a vessel originally, the amount of sail that a fully rigged frigate could carry. cut of his jib A Dictionary Of Ship Disasters "cut" of a sail refers to its shape.
Returning from the South Coast, he and the ship's crew were instrumental in the rescue of 17 survivors of the wreck of the Edward Lombe in Sydney Harbour. Those used for processing fish are also known as fish processing vessels.
The width of a vessel at its widest point, or a point alongside the ship at the midpoint of its length.
When it became clear the boat was capsizing, many jumped from the deck, which in turn fell on top of them.
Any of the structures forming the approximately horizontal surfaces in the ship's general structure.
He dived off the other side of the river, and he was mauled dreadfully; and the same day, my cousin's friend, used to ride the horses to school with her, her arms were chopped off, one just above the elbow and the other one just below the elbow and they thought it was the same shark.
A strong vertical timber or iron fastened through the deck beams that is used for securing ropes or.