shelter deck

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Synonyms for shelter deck

upper deck having no overhead protection from the weather, but sheltering the deck below

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But once you're seated on a wooden bench in the low-ceiling shelter deck of the square-rigged Balclutha, lustily belting out a chantey chorus with your shipmates, it's easy to forget that you're docked safely in a city harbor, rather than on a perilous voyage around Cape Horn.
He planned to carry out alterations to the shelter deck there so that it could be converted into a floating church.
He even put shelter decks on the front of the Inconnu, so they could have cover while they worked.