afterdeck


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a deck abaft of midships

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It was a lyrical piece which ended with Eden, a broken man, standing on the afterdeck of a ship leaving the Pool of London, watching the sun sink behind the city.
On the afterdeck, tough negotiations proceeded between father and son.
She was a beautiful ship, built like a yacht, with a wide afterdeck where the officers slept on camp beds when the night was hot.
There's a pump under the afterdeck, we pump until the bilge is clear again.
The room is a replica of the afterdeck on the 80-foot yacht that Honeywell owned in the 1930s and '40s.
Lean over the wall at the Quai d'Orsay and you can watch a dozen barges slip by - a Renault strapped to the afterdeck, potted plants around the bridge - hauling goods from the Channel port of Le Havre to the Champagne towns of Epernay and Troyes.
He told how he picked him up and took him up on deck for some air, adding: "I was sitting him down on the ledge of the afterdeck.