orlop deck


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orlop deck

[′ȯr‚läp ‚dek]
(naval architecture)
The lowest continuous deck of a ship having four or more decks.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Structural timbers in the image did not match the traditional spot on the orlop deck - the lowest level, just above the hold.
Lord Nelson was killed on the orlop deck of HMS Victory on October 21 1805 by a French sniper's bullet.
| Various modifications and refurbishments will be made to the current layout of the internal deck which includes the cabins, kitchens, toilets and a new bar will be fitted to the orlop deck.