gallery deck

gallery deck

[′gal·rē ‚dek]
(naval architecture)
A partial deck below a flight deck on an aircraft carrier.
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135,650 for the construction of a gallery deck and a viewing platform.
Also housed in the Heritage Center are the Naval Heritage Library, the Navy Log, the Arleigh and Roberta Burke Theater, and the Gallery Deck, which is host to artifacts, ship models, and special commemorative exhibits.
Located at Pier 86 (12th Avenue at 46th Street) in New York City, the aft of ship functions as a multi-purpose conference center on three decks -- the Gallery Deck, Foc'sle Deck, and Hanger deck.
Everything is very simple: the expressed steel structure, roof deck and balusters are grey, handrails are stainless steel and treads and gallery deck in plain beech.
Recessed under the projecting gallery decks above, the latter might seem slightly oppressive, but are afforded the compensation of small rear gardens.