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Title [T.T Williamsburgh in dry dock #6, and cutouts on the top sections]
Collection Frank J. Trezza Seatrain Shipbuilding collection
Photographer Trezza, Frank J.
Image ID V1988.21.418
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Date 1972 ca.
Description T.T Williamsburgh in Dry dock number 6, cargo tank bulkheads looking AFT (towards the stern). Cutouts on the top sections were there to allow crude oil [1.5 million barrels of oil] to move between tanks during rough weather. Each bulkhead section is 80 feet high by 40 feet wide [from Frank J. Trezza's notes].
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Shipbuilding
Ships
Shipyards
Dry docks
Personal and Corporate Names New York Naval Yard.
Seatrain Shipbuilding Corp.
Collection Finding Aid Frank J. Trezza Seatrain Shipbuilding collection (V1988.21)
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