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Title [T.T. Williamsburgh in dry dock #6, looking toward engine room section]
Collection Frank J. Trezza Seatrain Shipbuilding collection
Photographer Trezza, Frank J.
Image ID V1988.21.423
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Date 1972 ca.
Description T.T. Williamsburgh in dry dock number 6, looking forward engine room section. Main engine is a 45,000 H.P. steam turbine, built by DeLava in center. Round cutout is for the shaft going to the propeller. The room above the engine with the two windows cut out is the Central Operating Station used to run the engine room which was automated. Left section painted orange is the the port fuel oil wing tank for the boilers [from Frank J. Trezza's notes].
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Ships
Shipbuilding
Shipyards
Dry docks
Engine rooms
Tanker ships
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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