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Maritime Safety Information

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Bowditch Pratical Navigator to download plus many interesting reports

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Why is a Window a Portlight?

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We have a special treat this morning! Many of you know WHC Executive Director Capt. John Doswell from our Hidden Harbor tours. His expert narrative and behind-the-scenes anecdotes reveal new and ex...
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Read to the end of this document to find a pdf document with definitions

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Traditionally Bound - Pervaiz Asghar - Maritime Realm and Beyond

Traditionally Bound - Pervaiz Asghar - Maritime Realm and Beyond | Maritime English VI | Scoop.it
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Some history on maritime tradition and terminology

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Maritime Training: Man Overboard! Training Video - YouTube

Visit http://www.maritimetraining.com/Product/674 to purchase full length version. Produced by Maritime Training Services.
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Crewboat Chronicles: Welcome

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Some everyday wisdom from a captain working in the Gulf of Mexico on a supply vessel.

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GLOSSARY OF MARITIME & TRANSPORT TERMS (PART II)

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Anchorage: Port charge relating to a vessel moored at approved anchorage site in a harbor. Apron: The area immediately in front of or behind a wharf shed on which cargo is lifted. On the "front apr...
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Many general maritime terms

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Paris Review – Falling Overboard, Robin Beth Schaer

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First hand account of sailing from a passenger on the bounty

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Glossary of nautical terms - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Glossary of nautical terms - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

This is a glossary of nautical terms; some remain current, while many date from the 17th-19th century. See also Wiktionary's nautical terms, Category:Nautical terms, and Nautical metaphors in English.

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I'm usually not much of a Wikipedia fan....too many errors.  But you can check these out and see if you agree with the definitions.  If you find something that is incorrect, please correct it.

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