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|Wreck of the ship in Kiel, photgraphed shortly after the war.|
From July 1945
Work on breaking up the wreck began under the supervision of the British authorities. All valuable metals and the gunhouses and turrets were removed before the bare torso of the ship was abandoned where she lay.
When work commenced on the new naval arsenal, the remains were covere...
|KDD Pacific Link is 109 m in overall length and 7,764 tons in gross tonnage, and has accommodations for a crew of 58. The ship features such high-performance ship control equipment and cable handling equipment as Dynamic Positioning System and a computer-controlled cable engine for paying out the submarine cable. The ship can hold approximately 4,500 km of cable at a time and engage in cable la...||05/06/2010||511|
|Looks like it's dredging..||06/21/2007||478|
|Seydlitz was a heavy cruiser of the German navy, fourth in the Hipper class, but was never completed. The keel was laid on 29 December 1936 at DeSchiMAG shipyards in Bremen, Germany, and the ship was launched on 19 January 1939. At the outbreak of World War II the cruiser was only two thirds completed. The Soviet Union sought to buy her, along with her also unfinished sister Lützow, but the req...||09/23/2008||794|
|The World Discoverer was a cruise ship designed for and built by Schichau Unterweser, Germany in 1974. Originally named BEWA Discoverer, the ship was completed in Bremerhaven, Germany.|
On Sunday April 30, 2000 at 4:00 pm local time (0500 GMT), the ship struck a large uncharted rock or reef on the Sandfly Passage, Solomon Islands. The captain sent a distress signal, which was rece...
|The Stadt Kiel is a traditional boat with home port of Kiel and a technical cultural monument of the Land Schleswig-Holstein. It has a length of 28.13 m, a width of 7.30 m and is measured with 253 tons. They had an original 400 seats, is now but designed only for up to 100 passengers.|
The Stadt Kiel ran on 26 ran May 1934 off from the Germania shipyard and was launched in the yea...
|USS Kearsarge (LHD-3) is the third Wasp-class amphibious assault ship of the United States Navy. She is the fifth ship to be named (the fourth actually commissioned) in honor of the USS Kearsarge, a sloop-of-war that gained fame during the American Civil War, which was in turn named for Mount Kearsarge in New Hampshire.|
|The 2008 Biennale of Sydney, which closed early Sep08, included a number of on-line art works. One of them, 'A Proposal Concerning' by New Zealand collective et al., uses Google Earth. The site is still active - the link is www.etalonline.com (note that certain browsers, eg. chrome, seem mildly concerned with the script on the intro page, although do work). The attached kml will allow you to vi...||09/13/2008||716|
|This is a strange looking ship, assuming it is a ship, in Rotterdam. Weird layout. Any Ideas as to what ship this is? Or What it is?||02/11/2007||1,766|
|Ship is approximately 620 feet long. |
Notice that a smaller ship can be seen 4.9 nautical miles SE of this one.
|One of only two surviving LST's (Landing Ship Tank) from World War II. A total of 1,151 LSTs were built all over the U.S. for the war. |
The Landing Ship Tank is an ocean going ship capable of shore to shore delivery of tanks, amphibious assault vehicles, and troops. The LST program was developed in response to a need for armored infantry divisions in invasions by sea. England’s f...
|A Ship on the Manchester Ship Canal heading out towards the sea. The ship canal runs around the River Mersey, which means that ship can come and go out sea any time, even when the tide is out, as you can see clealy on googles pictures.||01/11/2007||352|
|This ship is being unloaded at the Port of Ayr. The white powder (possibly fertiliser or soda ash) is being loaded into trucks. They can be seen waiting beside the ship and to the south. It is a dry day and they are using water spray to keep the dust down.||05/23/2006||440|