sea chest


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sea chest

[′sē ‚chest]
(naval architecture)
A trunk in which a sailor stores personal property.
A pipe between a ship's side and a valve in the hull for draining water.
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The Werewhale and the Sea Chest is available at amazon.co.uk
Sharif, an Indian-born American doctor working in Delhi in the 1960s, is entrusted with the recently discovered sea chest of Margaret, an American doctor who worked in the Crimean war.
"So he raced back down to Southampton leaving his sea chest in Walsall and got a job on board.
In Bones's sea chest, Jim finds a map of Captain Flint's buried treasure.
A sea chest with three pumps (one, a backup) serves the wells.
The bulky wooden sea chest belonged to 16-year-old midshipman Cecil Molyneux, who was killed at the Battle of Jutland - the 100th anniversary of his death is this Tuesday, May 31.
"There was Priory Antiques, David Strain Antiques, Renaissance Antiques, Caprice Antiques, Dorothy Wedge Antiques, and Captain's Sea Chest.
Finally there will be an impressive array of sea faring memorabilia including ships wheels, compasses, lamps and bells, gleaming from hours of polishing, to his historical charts and log books and a travelling sea chest.
When a sea chest of his grandfather's arrives at his parents' home, Sky feels his waiting time is over, although he hadn't realized that he had been waiting at all.
Then join the locals for oysters, clams, and other seafood at the Sea Chest on Moonstone Beach.
A WOMAN heading a campaign to restore a historic seafront railway is trying to solve the mystery of an old sea chest.
coast guard credit drydocking; anode renewal; rudder, propeller and sea chest inspections; inner and outer shaft seal element renewal; hull steel gauging; hull steel renewal; fuel and void tank inspections; bilge,topside and hull paint preservation; non-skid deck surface renewal; installation of additional lifesaving rafts; sprinkler piping renewal; and other related maintenance work, as specified in the ifb technical specifications.