poop deck

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an exposed partial weather deck on the stern superstructure of a ship

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My perceived position on the deck went from tail wheel over the poop deck to slightly forward of the butt line--in two twists.
The aft section of the ship, or poop deck, was moved onto a special tilting platform, like a giant see-saw built next to the tank.
Already shot is a scene in which the Titanic's poop deck is nearly perpendicular.
Opposite these works, distributed around the ribwork of the poop deck, two pieces established an equally striking spatial relationship: Senza Titolo (Cotoniera) (Untitled [cotton container], 1967) stood above a Malevichian "black square"--a kind of deep-toned philosophical credo--painted on the rough surface of the bulkhead.
On the poop deck, check out the binnacle (a holder for the ship's compass) supported by a trio of long-tailed bronze dolphins.
during an Ice Age, the poop deck of the Santa Maria on its thirty-second day at sea, and a science lab in the year 2092 where the riddle of our planet's extra-terrestrial origins might be solved.
The tour of Admiral Lord Nelson's flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 has been upgraded with: |Access to never-before-seen areas, including up to the Poop Deck and into Nelson's Great Cabin; |The story of the wooden warship and of Nelson told in a completely new way; |Myths about the 104-gun first-rate ship of the line, her 821-strong crew and Nelson explained; |And a new paint job for one of the most famous ships ever to set sail.
It also offers a new line in double entendre with phrases liKe shiver me timbers, poop decK and prepare to be boarded.
PAUL Mandarin rolled across the Titanic's poop deck as two more shots rang out.
TREASURE Some of the silver found on board the SS Gairsoppa SUNK The SS Gairsoppa was torpedoed by a German U-boat in 1941 SEARCH The treasure hunters launching a probe down to inspect the SS Gairsoppa, which was carrying 200 tons of silver when it was sunk in 1941 SHIPWRECK The stern compass on top of the poop deck and, below, the ladder leading on to the forecastle deck
Let Playaway take you back to the balmy days of British holiday capers with a chic contemporary twist and lead you on a merry jaunt around the hippest bands and entertainment this side of the poop deck.
Owner Reg says: "It's a purpose-built pirate's cabin built to look like the poop deck of a pirate ship moored at a Caribbean dock, complete with fully stocked koi carp pond and aviary.
Queen Victoria peers down from the ornate poop deck.
My spy hiding in the poop deck reveals: 'Have just about found way around the ship.