A bow view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS Miami (SSN-755) high and dry in the auxiliary medium repair dock Shippingport (ARDM-4) undergoing a routine hull inspection, March 16, 1994. [2850 x 1900]

A bow view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS Miami (SSN-755) high and dry in the auxiliary medium repair dock Shippingport (ARDM-4) undergoing a routine hull inspection, March 16, 1994. [2850 x 1900]

1939 wooden historic schooner “When and If” taking the lead against modern steel hull schooner “Columbia” – nothing beats a John Alden design, even if its 80 years old. Photo cred – George Bekris and @sailwhenandif

1939 wooden historic schooner “When and If” taking the lead against modern steel hull schooner “Columbia” – nothing beats a John Alden design, even if its 80 years old. Photo cred – George Bekris and @sailwhenandif

STUDY FOR ‘SMALL VESSEL IN DRY DOCK’, watercolour by John Nash. A fishing boat stands in a dry dock whilst several men appear to be painting or cleaning the sides of the hull. A barrage balloon can be seen in the sky above. [768 × 482]

STUDY FOR ‘SMALL VESSEL IN DRY DOCK’, watercolour by John Nash. A fishing boat stands in a dry dock whilst several men appear to be painting or cleaning the sides of the hull. A barrage balloon can be seen in… Continue Reading

BRANKSOME, steam launch built in 1896 by George Brockbank of Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, England / teak hull, powered by original Sissons compound steam engine. [3072×2304]

BRANKSOME, steam launch built in 1896 by George Brockbank of Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, England / teak hull, powered by original Sissons compound steam engine. [3072×2304]

Skipper and XO of USS Makin Island (LHD-8) inspect the ship’s hull while in a floating dry dock at the National Steel and Shipbuilding Company. San Diego. Aug 2017. [6016 x 4016]

Skipper and XO of USS Makin Island (LHD-8) inspect the ship’s hull while in a floating dry dock at the National Steel and Shipbuilding Company. San Diego. Aug 2017. [6016 x 4016]