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Petty officer (894 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

A petty officer (PO) is a non-commissioned officer in many navies and is given the NATO rank denotion OR-5 or OR-6. In many nations, they are typically
Fifth-rate (657 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
battery on the lower deck, and fewer guns on the upper deck (below the forecastle and quarter decks, usually with no guns in the waist on this deck). The
1706 Establishment (1,513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
another pair from the forecastle to result in a composition of: Lower deck: 24 24-lb Upper deck: 26 9-lb Quarter deck: 8 6-lb Forecastle: 2 6-lb Eleven new
Heine Brothers' (398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the United States and Canada. In early 2015, in a partnership with Forecastle Foundation and Whole Foods Market, Heine Brothers' created "Kentucky Dream"
USCGC Active (WMEC-618) (638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
consists of a single 25 mm gun on the forecastle. 50 caliber machine guns can also be mounted on the forecastle. bridge or fantail. The Active has a flight
HMS Bedford (1698) (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
on the upper deck; fourteen (5-pounder) sakers on the quarter-deck and forecastle; and four 3-pounder guns on the poop or roundhouse. On 8 October 1736
1745 Establishment (2,147 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
twelve 6-pounder guns on its quarter deck, and four 6-pounder guns on its forecastle. As provided for under the 1743 Establishment of Guns, the 90-gun second
Grab (ship) (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
were open to permit water easily to run off. On the main deck under the forecastle there were two 6 or 9-pounder guns pointing forward through port-holes
Yarrow M-class destroyer (444 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
funnels and a straight stern, with the bridge set well back from the forecastle. The first trio were two knots faster than the Admiralty M type, despite
Sigulda Medieval Castle (1,623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
towers projected out from the wall surrounding the southern side of the forecastle and its northeastern corner. The outbuildings along the side yards were
HMS Britannia (1762) (323 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
32-pounders. In the 1790s ten of her quarterdeck guns and two of her forecastle guns were replaced by the same number of 32-pounder carronades. Britannia
HMS Royal Sovereign (1701) (413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Upper gundeck: 28 x British 9-Pounder Quarterdeck: 12 x British 6-Pounder Forecastle: 4 x British 6-Pounder 100 guns (1703): Gundeck: 28 x British Demi-Cannon
Spanish ship Monarca (1794) (429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Additionally she had 12 8-pounders on her quarterdeck and four 8-pounders on her forecastle. She underwent proving trials between September and November 1794 alongside
Whitby-class frigate (1,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lines more typical of a destroyer, but had a raised forecastle with considerable flare. The forecastle deck was level to maintain maximum freeboard aft of
HMS Orford (1698) (431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
on the upper deck; fourteen (5-pounder) sakers on the quarter-deck and forecastle; and four 3-pounder guns on the poop or roundhouse. In 1704, during the
HMS Grafton (1709) (202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1722 rebuild Class and type:
Marksman-class flotilla leader (688 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
armed with four QF 4 inch guns. The guns were carried one each on the forecastle, between the first three funnels and on a bandstand on the quarterdeck
HMS Romney (1708) (115 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1726 rebuild Class and type:
Murasame-class destroyer (1958) (298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Like its predecessor, the Ayanami class, this class adopted a "long forecastle" design with inclined afterdeck called "Holland Slope", named after the
HMS Superb (1875) (469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to a five-year gap between her launch and her completion. Her poop and forecastle were enlarged, enabling her to carry sixteen ten-inch muzzle-loaders.
HMS Guernsey (1696) (145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1740 rebuild Class and type:
Haruna-class destroyer (445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Japanese version of the American Mark 16 GMLS), were settled on the forecastle deck. But with the Fleet Rehabilitation and Modernization (FRAM) program
HMS St Albans (1706) (162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1737 rebuild Class and type:
HMS Captain (1678) (179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1722 rebuild Class and type:
HMS Salisbury (1707) (424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1717 rebuild Class and type:
1719 Establishment (4,266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
32-pounders Upper deck: 28 × 18-pounders Quarter deck: 14 × 9-pounders Forecastle: 4 × 9-pounders Two ships (Devonshire and Lancaster) were built to the
USS Suwannee (CVE-27) (3,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
through officers' country, and finally out on the forecastle. Many of the crew on the forecastle and the catwalks above it had been blown over the side
Three-decker (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decks. Usually additional (smaller) guns were carried on the upper works (forecastle and quarterdeck), but this was not a continuous battery and so did not
Forte-class frigate (206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
long guns as their main battery and 20 x 8pdrs on the quarterdeck and forecastle; they were exceptionally large and powerful heavy frigates for their time
Nitro-class ammunition ship (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
caliber guns in Mk 33 twin mounts. Two Mk 33 mounts were located on the forecastle and another two were located near the stern. During the mid-1960s all
HMS Vanguard (1678) (251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 26 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 10 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1739 rebuild Class and type:
USS Lydonia (SP-700) (2,200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
within the hull. The forecastle, composing about the first sixty-five feet of the ship, was flush decked. Astern of the forecastle the hull, without apparent
Fontana (Schooner) (155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
tow of the SS Appomattox. John McGregor was sleeping in the Fontana's forecastle and was killed when the ships collided. Days after the collision, the
Enterprise-class frigate (1,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
modifications to include side gangways running flush with the quarter deck and forecastle, and with solid bulkheads along the quarterdeck. First batch Siren Ordered:
ST Koraaga (1914) (3,921 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
fore side of the trawl winch and also a raised top-gallant forecastle. On the forecastle deck a windlass for working the winch was fitted, and an anchor
List of frigate classes of the Royal Navy (10,959 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
quarter deck and forecastle) or 38-gun type (with 28 18-pounder guns on the upper deck and 10 smaller guns on the quarter-deck and forecastle); however, one
Ship's bell (916 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bells: the larger bell engraved with the ship's name, mounted on the forecastle, and smaller bells in the pilot house and at the quarterdeck at the 1MC
HMS Centaur (1759) (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
upper deck, 10 x 8-pounders on the quarterdeck, 6 x 8-pounders on the forecastle. The Royal Navy captured Centaure at the Battle of Lagos on 18 August
HMS Windsor (1695) (215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1745 rebuild Class and type:
HMS Canterbury (1693) (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1744 rebuild Class and type:
HMS Hampton Court (1709) (250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1744 rebuild Class and type:
HMS Neptune (1683) (634 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 26 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 10 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1730 rebuild Class and type:
Lapérouse-class cruiser (91 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with wooden hull and iron beams. These ships had plough bows with a forecastle, a displacement of 2,363 tons, a speed of 15 knots (28 km/h; 17 mph) and
HMS Expedition (1679) (279 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1740 rebuild Class and type:
HMS Northumberland (1705) (224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1743 rebuild Class and type:
Sibylle-class frigate (229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
26 x 12-pounder guns on the upper deck and 6 x 8-pounder guns on the forecastle and quarter deck. Sibylle Builder: Brest Begun: April 1777 Launched: 1
HMS Nottingham (1703) (289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1745 rebuild Class and type:
French ship Téméraire (1749) (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the upper deck 10 x 8-pounders on the quarterdeck 6 x 8-pounders on the forecastle. HMS Warspite under Admiral Boscawen captured Téméraire at the Battle
HMS Suffolk (1680) (257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1739 rebuild Class and type:
Leahy-class cruiser (789 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
“hurricane” bow that reduced plunging in a rough sea, thus keeping the forecastle dry as needed to operate the forward missile launcher. Other features
HMS Swiftsure (1673) (302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1742 rebuild Class and type:
Japanese torpedo boat Shirataka (420 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
torpedo boats, the Shirataka had a "turtle-back" forecastle intended to prevent seawater covering the forecastle and throwing excessive spray over the control
Pierre Leon (338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pierre Leon (August 23, 1838 – December 7, 1915) was a Captain of the Forecastle in the Union Navy and a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the
Ishmael (Moby-Dick) (2,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Bezanson, is “forecastle Ishmael,” or the “younger Ishmael of 'some years ago.'... Narrator Ishmael is merely young Ishmael grown older." Forecastle Ishmael
Belle of Louisville (1,862 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rights and a pair of gilded deer antlers, which are mounted above the forecastle of the winning boat. Today, Belle of Louisville is recognized as the oldest
French ship Colosse (1813) (292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
74-gun ship of the line of the French Navy. Between 1815 and 1827, her forecastle and quarterdeck were razéed and she was turned into the flush deck, 60-gun
A-class torpedo boat (756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
increasing in displacement from 109 tons to 335 tons. All had a raised forecastle, shallow draught, and carried one (for most) or two (for A1-A25) 45 cm
Belle of Louisville (1,862 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rights and a pair of gilded deer antlers, which are mounted above the forecastle of the winning boat. Today, Belle of Louisville is recognized as the oldest
French ship Colosse (1813) (292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
74-gun ship of the line of the French Navy. Between 1815 and 1827, her forecastle and quarterdeck were razéed and she was turned into the flush deck, 60-gun
John Harris (Medal of Honor) (448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
he joined the Navy. He served during the Civil War as a captain of the forecastle on USS Metacomet. At the Battle of Mobile Bay on August 5, 1864, he was
Indien (1778) (1,162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
long 36-pounder guns on her main deck, and 12 long 12-pounders on her forecastle and her quarterdeck. Perhaps her greatest significance is that the marine
USNS Mercy (T-AH-19) (2,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1985, Mercy was placed in service on 8 November 1986. She has a raised forecastle, a transom stern, a bulbous bow, an extended deckhouse with a forward
HMS Assistance (1650) (324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
18-pounders Upper gundeck: 22 × 9-pounders Quarterdeck: 4 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 2 × 6-pounders General characteristics after 1725 rebuild Class and type:
HMS Devonshire (1745) (82 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 66 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 32 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 10 × 9 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 9 pdrs
HMS Princess Louisa (1744) (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 58 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 24 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Courageous-class battlecruiser (4,330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cruiser, with 3 inches (76 mm) of armour between the waterline and the forecastle deck, anti-torpedo bulges amidships and the machinery as far inboard as
HMS Apollo (1891) (619 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
two more on the forecastle and two on the poop. Two 0.45 in (11 mm) Nordenfelt 5 barrel machine guns were mounted in the forecastle and two in the poop
French frigate Virginie (1794) (361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
quarterdeck and forecastle 28 long ordnances (18-pounders) on the main deck 10 long ordnances (9-pounders) on the quarterdeck and forecastle Notes Britain
HMS Berwick (1723) (74 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24-pounders Upper gundeck: 26 × 12-pounders Quarterdeck: 14 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 4 × 6-pounders
French frigate Muiron (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
guns on the upper deck, and 12 × 6-pounder guns on the quarterdeck and forecastle, and manned with a complement of 340. She was incorporated in the fleet
Chilean torpedo boat Teniente Serrano (167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lientur). They were steel-hulled torpedo boat destroyers with a turtleback forecastle and four funnels. These ships were, when built, the most advanced ships
Henry Shutes (401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Civil War as a gunner's mate on the USS Don and later as a captain of the forecastle on the USS Wissahickon. Aboard Wissahickon, he "performed his duties with
HMS Nonsuch (1741) (85 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Magicienne-class frigate (502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
12-pounder long guns, and with 6 x 6-pounder guns on the quarterdeck and forecastle. They were designed by Joseph-Marie-Blaise Coulomb. Magicienne Builder:
John Smith (Medal of Honor, born 1831) (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
city when he joined the Navy. He served in the war as captain of the forecastle on the USS Lackawanna. During the Battle of Mobile Bay on August 5, 1864
HMS Sutherland (1741) (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Portland (1744) (84 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
James Haley (sailor) (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of the Forecastle, U.S. Navy G.O. No.: 45, 31 December 1864 Haley's official Medal of Honor citation reads: Served as captain of the forecastle on board
Thomas Harding (sailor) (432 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Middletown, Connecticut. He served during the Civil War as a captain of the forecastle on the USS Dacotah. On June 9, 1864, the blockade runner Pevensey was
French frigate Muiron (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
guns on the upper deck, and 12 × 6-pounder guns on the quarterdeck and forecastle, and manned with a complement of 340. She was incorporated in the fleet
HMS Winchester (1744) (80 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Thomas Harding (sailor) (432 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Middletown, Connecticut. He served during the Civil War as a captain of the forecastle on the USS Dacotah. On June 9, 1864, the blockade runner Pevensey was
HMS Sutherland (1741) (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Minerva-class frigate (407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
18-pounder carronades being added (six on the quarter deck and four on the forecastle). The type eventually proved successful, and went on to be virtually the
HMS Leopard (1741) (74 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Maidstone (1744) (80 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Advice (1745) (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24-pounders Upper gundeck: 22 × 12-pounders Quarterdeck: 4 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 2 × 6-pounders
Battle of Aceh (1569) (1,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
about forty men, distributed among the most dangerous posts: on the forecastle his son, Martim Lopes Carrasco with ten men; and in the aft-castle, Francisco
John Smith (Medal of Honor, born 1831) (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
city when he joined the Navy. He served in the war as captain of the forecastle on the USS Lackawanna. During the Battle of Mobile Bay on August 5, 1864
HMS Panther (1746) (80 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Gaillard (disambiguation) (528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gaillards is a naval term for the forecastle and quarterdeck (together) on a sailing warship. Gaillard may also refer to: Gaillard, a commune of the Haute-Savoie
John Griffiths (Medal of Honor) (334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain of the Forecastle John Griffiths, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in action
HMS Sovereign of the Seas (2,258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2.4 to 2.7 m) demi-culverin drakes weighing 7.7 tons (7700 kg) in the forecastle; another six weighing 5.7 tons (5700 kg) on the half-deck. The quarter-deck
HMS Colchester (1707) (96 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Ruby (1745) (104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Jersey (1736) (1,511 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Jersey in 1781, later wrote: When a man died he was carried up on the forecastle and laid there until the next morning at 8 o'clock when they were all
John Brown (sailor) (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
joined the U.S. Navy. He served during the Civil War as a captain of the forecastle on the USS Brooklyn. At the Battle of Mobile Bay on August 5, 1864, he
Advance (1872) (1,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
leading to the forecastle, and which was closed when he left, was open ; the other hatches were still closed; he looked into the forecastle and saw the deceased
HMS Dragon (1736) (121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Queen (1839) (477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
pdr carronades Upper gundeck: 32 × 32 pdrs Quarterdeck: 10 × 32 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 32 pdrs, 2 × 68 pdr carronades Poop deck: 4 × 18 pdrs (as converted
HMS Worcester (1735) (98 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24-pounder guns Upper gundeck: 26 × 9-pounder guns Quarterdeck: 8 × 6-pounder guns Forecastle: 2 × 6-pounder guns
HMS Norwich (1745) (106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Inlay-class offshore patrol vessel (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
57-millimetre (2.2 in) twin guns in a Type 66 or 76 gun mount on the forecastle as well as two manually-operated heavy machine guns atop the hangar deck
HMS Royal Oak (1674) (528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1741 rebuild Class and type:
French ship Prompt (1692) (336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the upper deck, with twelve 6-pounder guns on the quarterdeck and the forecastle. Designed and built by René Levasseur, she was begun at Dunkirk in September
HMS Sans Pareil (1851) (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
8in/68pdrs 20 × 32pdrs Upper deck: 4 × 68 pdr guns 24 × 32pdrs Quarter deck/Forecastle: 24 × 32pdr General characteristics as launched Class and type: Screw
HMS Britannia (1820) (297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 34 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 6 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades General
HMS Tilbury (1733) (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Krimulda Castle (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
side bordered on a man-made ravine with a draw-bridge leading into the forecastle. The deep valley of the Vikmeste River also provided a natural borderline
HMS Warspite (1666) (473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1744 rebuild Class and type:
Dutch ship Gouden Leeuw (169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
guns on the lower deck, 28 guns on the upper deck, and 26 guns on the forecastle, quarterdeck, and poop deck. The ship was featured in several paintings
HMS Swallow (1732) (204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
USS Murphy (DD-603) (1,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
previously traveled by ship. A large canvas tent was constructed over the forecastle to accommodate the King's entourage of 48 and rugs were laid over all
HMS Superb (1736) (166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Berwick (1743) (131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24-pounders Upper gundeck: 26 × 12-pounders Quarterdeck: 14 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 4 × 6-pounders
HMS Pembroke (1733) (133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Strafford (1735) (215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Boyne (1810) (268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 30 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 2 × 18 pdrs, 12 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 18 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades 76 guns (after being razeed): Gundeck:
SS Henry Steinbrenner (1,124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ship Building Co. of Port Huron, Michigan. Her design featured a forward forecastle containing crew cabins topped with an additional cabin and pilot house
HMS Exeter (1697) (150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Widespread Panic videography (53 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Widespread Panic performing at Forecastle Festival, July 2009.
HMS Pembroke (1710) (72 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Colchester (1744) (433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Resolution (1708) (73 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs
HMS Colchester (1746) (160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Elizabeth (1706) (124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs
John C. Donnelly (370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
medal: Seaman James Avery, Quarter Gunner Charles Baker, Captain of the Forecastle John Harris, Seaman Henry Johnson, and Landsman Daniel Noble. Donnelly's
USS Diamond Head (AE-19) (607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Head collided with the USS Independence, causing a fire in the ship's forecastle, flooding the forward magazine, and tearing a hole in the hull above the
Cormorant-class ship-sloop (350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with eight 12-pounder carronades (6 on the quarter deck and 2 on the forecastle). The 6-pounder guns were eventually replaced by 24-pounder carronades
HMS Strafford (1714) (72 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Stirling Castle (1705) (123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs
HMS Tilbury (1745) (197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 58 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 24 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Adventure-class ship (561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
6-pounders, later 9-pounders – on their quarterdeck and (perhaps) on the forecastle. The Adventure-class ships were two-deckers with complete batteries on
HMS Lichfield (1695) (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(4.6 m) Sail plan: Full-rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Turaida Castle (424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
northern forecastle's gate tower. The main tower which is the highest is situated centrally, and the rear view forms the southern forecastle with its
USS Diamond Head (AE-19) (607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Head collided with the USS Independence, causing a fire in the ship's forecastle, flooding the forward magazine, and tearing a hole in the hull above the
French ship Invincible (1780) (452 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gun Deck:32x French 12-Pounder Quarterdeck/Forecastle: 4x French 36-Pounder Obusier Quarterdeck/Forecastle1: 6x French 8-Pounder Dictionnaire de la flotte
HMS Namur (1697) (178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ship Armament: 90 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 32 pdrs Middle gundeck: 26 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 10 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Calypso-class corvette (1,769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
all guns were carried in the waist of the ship, between the poop and forecastle. The armament of the class consisted of naval rifles – breechloaders with
Flag of England (3,005 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from the top of the forecastle, from 20 up to 60 yards in length. A streamer shall stand in the toppe of a shippe, or in the forecastle, and therein be putt
HMS Mary (1704) (137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Chilean torpedo gunboat Almirante Lynch (339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were purchased in England and launched in 1890. The vessels had a high forecastle and poop, and a ram on the bow. the hulls were steel. The principal armament
Mary S. B. Shindler (1,747 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This was followed by The Northern Harp, The Parted, Young Sailor, and Forecastle Tom. She also published a book on spiritual phenomena. During a temporary
1794 razees (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
quarter deck, and four 12-pounder guns and two 32-pounder carronades on the forecastle; the complement was reduced to 310 men. HMS Anson Built at: Plymouth Dockyard
Anti-submarine mortar (817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hedgehog anti-submarine mortar on the forecastle of HMS Westcott, 28 November 1945
John Taylor (VC) (286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Commonwealth forces. Taylor was about 33 years old, and a captain of the forecastle in the Royal Navy, serving in the Naval Brigade, during the Crimean War
HMS Portland (1693) (229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Advice (1712) (88 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18-pounders Upper gundeck: 22 × 9-pounders Quarterdeck: 4 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 2 × 6-pounders
HMS Weymouth (1693) (108 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
William Talbott (114 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
received the Medal of Honor for valor. Citation: Served as captain of the forecastle on board the U.S.S. Louisville at the capture of the Arkansas post, 10
Hastings-class sloop (373 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intended to be multifunctional vessels. Features included a high, sustained forecastle to improve operations in high seas, and they were fitted with turbine
Henry Johnson (sailor) (365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gunner Charles Baker, Ordinary Seaman John C. Donnelly, Captain of the Forecastle John Harris, and Landsman Daniel Noble. Johnson's official Medal of Honor
HMS Gloucester (1709) (108 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Lichfield (1746) (532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
São Martinho (1580) (434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
beakhead characteristic of a galleon. The foremast was set forward of the forecastle. The São Martinho and his squad played a crucial role in defending the
Japanese cruiser Mikuma (1,575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was hit by at least five bombs in the forecastle, bridge area and amidships and set afire. The hit on the forecastle put the forward guns out of commission
Pajštún Castle (863 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
western side of the top plateau, the castle was closed by a palace with a forecastle[clarification needed] which was in turn fortified with a series of bastions
French ship Bourbon (1692) (235 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
eight 6-pounder guns on the quarterdeck and six 6-pounder guns on the forecastle. Designed and built by François Coulomb, she was begun at Toulon arsenal
HMS Albemarle (1680) (146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
guns: Gundeck: 26 × 32-pounders Middle gundeck: 26 × 18-pounders Upper gundeck: 26 × 9-pounders Quarterdeck: 10 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 2 × 6-pounders
French ship Dauphin Royal (1735) (387 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
28 x 18-pounders on the upper deck Forecastle and quarterdeck: 16 x 8-pounders on the quarterdeck and forecastle Poop 4 x 4-pounders on the poop (these
French ship Éole (1693) (260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
eight 6-pounder guns on the quarterdeck and six 6-pounder guns on the forecastle. Designed by Joseph Andrault, Marquis de Langeron, and built by Pierre
John McFarland (Medal of Honor) (384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
USS Hartford in the West Gulf Blockading Squadron. Rated captain of the forecastle, he had the station at the wheel in every engagement in which Hartford
USS General Pike (1813) (961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
replaced. Two of these guns were mounted on pivots on the topgallant forecastle (a platform above the forward gun deck) and the poop deck, and could fire
Japanese cruiser Mikuma (1,575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was hit by at least five bombs in the forecastle, bridge area and amidships and set afire. The hit on the forecastle put the forward guns out of commission
Pajštún Castle (863 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
western side of the top plateau, the castle was closed by a palace with a forecastle[clarification needed] which was in turn fortified with a series of bastions
Northampton-class cruiser (391 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
limitations. Freeboard was increased in the Northamptons by adopting a high forecastle, which was extended aft in the last three for use as flagships. These
USS General Pike (1813) (961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
replaced. Two of these guns were mounted on pivots on the topgallant forecastle (a platform above the forward gun deck) and the poop deck, and could fire
In the Zone (play) (414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
premiered 31 October 1917 (1917-10-31) Place premiered Comedy Theatre, New York City Setting The forecastle of the British tramp steamer Glencairn in 1915
HMS Formidable (1777) (891 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Middle gundeck: 30 × 18-pounder guns Upper gundeck: 30 × 12-pounder guns Forecastle: 2 × 9-pounder guns 98 guns: Gundeck: 28 × 32-pounder guns Middle gundeck:
Steam frigate (3,161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
confusing circumstance arose when in the early nineteenth century the forecastle and quarterdecks of most big ships were joined to become a complete flush
HMS Worcester (1698) (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Yarmouth (1745) (368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Complement: 480 Armament: Gundeck: 26 × 32-pounder guns Upper gundeck: 26 × 18-pounder guns Quarterdeck: 10 × 9-pounder guns Forecastle: 2 × 9-pounder guns
HMS Defiance (1744) (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 58 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 24 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Henry Mellus (336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
California, 1853–1913, containing the reminiscences of Harris Newmark,1916, The Knickerbocker Press, New York Henry Mellus; From Forecastle Hand To Merchant
French ship Saint Louis (1692) (261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
eight 6-pounder guns on the quarterdeck and six 6-pounder guns on the forecastle. Designed by Joseph Andrault, Marquis de Langeron, and built by Philippe
Caledonia-class ship of the line (520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were increased to 18-pounders, along with the two 12-pounders on the forecastle, and the carronades on the poop deck were removed. By 1847 the armament
Adam Weissel (306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that day, while Minnesota was at Newport, Rhode Island, Captain of the Forecastle C. Lorenze fell overboard. Weissel jumped into the water and kept him
List of foreign-born Medal of Honor recipients (325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Virginia May 3–4, 1863 John Brown Scotland, United Kingdom Captain of the Forecastle Navy Mobile Bay, Alabama August 5, 1864 Born as Thomas Hayes John Harties
HMS Warspite (1807) (979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
32-pdr guns Upper gundeck: 30 × 24-pdr guns Quarterdeck: 12 × 9-pdr guns Forecastle: 4 × 9-pdr guns Notes: One of the earliest to be refitted with diagonal
HMS Nassau (1706) (188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Full rigged ship Complement: 410-480 Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs
HMS Warwick (1696) (88 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
French ship Jean Bart (1786) (421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
fitted a Portsmouth. She had been flush-decked, but received a small forecastle, quarterdeck, and extra platforms. She was commissioned under Captain
HMS Medway (1693) (136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Oxford (1674) (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Lancaster (1694) (172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 66 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 32 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 10 × 9 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 9 pdrs
Edgar-class cruiser (399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Royal Arthur were built to a slightly modified design with a raised forecastle and a pair of 6 inch guns replacing the forward 9.2 inch gun, and are
HMS Rochester (1693) (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Assistance (1747) (85 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24-pounders Upper gundeck: 22 × 12-pounders Quarterdeck: 4 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 2 × 6-pounders
HMS Severn (1695) (196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
George Parks (Medal of Honor) (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
he joined the Navy. He served during the Civil War as a captain of the forecastle on the USS Richmond. At the Battle of Mobile Bay on August 5, 1864, he
Edgar-class cruiser (399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Royal Arthur were built to a slightly modified design with a raised forecastle and a pair of 6 inch guns replacing the forward 9.2 inch gun, and are
Swiftsure-class ship of the line (82 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gundeck: 28 × 32 pdrs Upper gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 9 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 9 pdrs Notes: Ships in class include: Swiftsure, Victorious
HMS Essex (1679) (173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs
HMS Ruby (1708) (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Charles Robinson (Medal of Honor) (399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Three of his shipmates, Ordinary Seaman Peter Cotton, Captain of the Forecastle Pierre Leon, and Boatswain's Mate John McDonald, also received the medal
HMS Dorsetshire (1757) (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 28 × 32 pdrs Upper gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 12 × 9 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 9 pdrs
HMS Chester (1708) (142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Ipswich (1694) (220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs
HMS Dunkirk (1651) (153 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Newcastle (1704) (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Boyne (1766) (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 28 × 32 pdrs Upper gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 12 × 9 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 9 pdrs
Ayanami-class destroyer (304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(hunter-killer anti-submarine destroyer) unofficially. This class adopted a "long forecastle" design with inclined afterdeck called "Holland Slope", named after the
HMS Barfleur (1697) (186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
guns: Gundeck: 26 × 32-pounders Middle gundeck: 26 × 18-pounders Upper gundeck: 26 × 9-pounders Quarterdeck: 10 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 2 × 6-pounders
French ship Terrible (1693) (365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
upper deck, ten 6-pounders on the quarterdeck and six 6-pounders on the forecastle. In 1706 two extra 18-pounders were added on the middle deck, the 8-pounders
HMS Russell (1822) (80 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
English orthography (6,907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bass, nationhood, scathingly, basis, aphasic /ɒ/ yacht ∅ sarsaparilla, forecastle /ɑː/ RP: aft, ask, dance, past before final -nge, -ste before single consonant
HMS Pembroke (1757) (261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Royal Albert (1854) (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
guns Middle deck: 32 x 32pdrs + 2 x 68 pdr guns Upper deck: 34 x 32pdrs Forecastle/Quarterdeck: 6 x 32pdrs + 14 x short 32pdrs General characteristics After
Lively-class frigate (932 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
although this was slightly modified (in 1805) to have the gangways between forecastle and quarterdeck more integrated into the upperworks, a step towards the
HMS Devonshire (1812) (71 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
HMS Mulgrave (1812) (66 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
HMS Indus (1812) (73 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
The Hairy Ape (2,551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pamphlets. The play is divided into eight scenes. Scene 1: In the firemen's forecastle of a cruise ship that has just sailed from New York for a trip across
Real (galley) (467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and soldiers at Lepanto. 50 men were posted on the upper deck of the forecastle, 50 on the midships ramp, another 50 each along the sides at the bow,
HMS Scarborough (1812) (65 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
SS Cleveland (347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Forecastle, U.S.S. Mobile
The Hairy Ape (2,551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pamphlets. The play is divided into eight scenes. Scene 1: In the firemen's forecastle of a cruise ship that has just sailed from New York for a trip across
SS Cleveland (347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Forecastle, U.S.S. Mobile
HMS Augusta (1736) (271 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24-pounders Upper gundeck: 26 × 9-pounders Quarterdeck: 8 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 2 × 6-pounders
HMS Vigo (1810) (70 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
HMS Pembroke (1757) (261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Magnanime (1748) (1,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(replacing her French 8-livre guns) - ten on her quarter deck and six on her forecastle. In January 1748, Le Magnanime left Brest for the East Indies. She was
HMS Stirling Castle (1742) (321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs
HMS Terrible (1747) (639 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
deck: 28 x 36 pdrs Upper deck: 30 x 18 pdrs Quarter deck: 10 x 8 pdrs Forecastle: 6 x 8 pdrs Poop: 4 x 4 pdrs (until removed 1744) Great Britain Name:
French ship Foudroyant (1693) (464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
deck, twelve 6-pounders on the quarterdeck and six 6-pounders on the forecastle. In 1706 two extra 12-pounders were added on the upper deck, and two 6-pounders
HMS St Albans (1747) (86 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
plan: Full rigged ship Complement: 420 Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper deck: 26 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Izyaslav-class destroyer (372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ships were an enlarged version of previous designs with a longer raised forecastle, and Frahm-type anti-rolling tanks. An extra 100-millimetre (4 in) gun
HMS Canopus (1798) (1,568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Upper deck: 32 24-pounder long guns Quarter deck: 18 12-pounder long guns Forecastle: 4 obusiers de vaisseau British service: Lower deck: 32 x 32pdrs Upper
HMS Victor Emmanuel (1855) (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Quarterdeck/Forecastle: 2 × 8in + 8 × 10in (as completed) 91 guns: Lower deck: 36 × 8in guns Upper gundeck: 34 × 32pdrs Quarterdeck/Forecastle: 20 × 32pdrs
HMS Redoubtable (1815) (72 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
French ship Fort (1693) (249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
quarterdeck (two more were added from 1699) and six 6-pounder guns on the forecastle. Designed and built by Pierre Masson, she was begun at Rochefort in July
HMS Swallow (1703) (132 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Woolwich (1675) (207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Agincourt (1817) (76 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
18-pounders Quarterdeck: 4 × 12-pounders, 10 × 32-pounder carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12-pounders, 2 × 32-pounder carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18-pounder
James Smith (Medal of Honor, 1864) (435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
joined the U.S. Navy. He served during the Civil War as a captain of the forecastle and gun captain on the USS Richmond. At the Battle of Mobile Bay on August
RBL 7-inch Armstrong gun (2,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
56 cwt. muzzle-loaders; and they, of course, gave no trouble... in the forecastle we had a 7-in. B.L. 110-pr. Armstrong. Whether the men in the heat of
HMS Marlborough (1807) (104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 4 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
Edgar-class ship of the line (109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
24-pounders Upper gundeck: 26 × 12-pounders Quarterdeck: 8 × 6-pounders Forecastle: 2 × 6-pounders Notes: Ships in class include: Panther, Edgar, Firm
HMS Duncan (1811) (72 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
HMS Ossory (1682) (157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ship Armament: 90 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 32 pdrs Middle gundeck: 26 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 10 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Russian battleship Imperator Nikolai I (1916) (2,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Imperator Nikolai I with a forecastle deck to improve her seaworthiness. This was rejected, as the additional weight from the forecastle and raising the forward
HMS Winchester (1698) (157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
RBL 7-inch Armstrong gun (2,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
56 cwt. muzzle-loaders; and they, of course, gave no trouble... in the forecastle we had a 7-in. B.L. 110-pr. Armstrong. Whether the men in the heat of
HMS Rippon (1712) (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1735 rebuild Class and type:
HMS Deptford (1687) (149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Severn (1747) (78 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Winchester (1698) (157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Panther (1703) (199 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
French ship Fort (1693) (249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
quarterdeck (two more were added from 1699) and six 6-pounder guns on the forecastle. Designed and built by Pierre Masson, she was begun at Rochefort in July
HMS Dunkirk (1754) (338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Weymouth (1752) (82 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Prince of Orange (1734) (398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 6 pdrs
Kingston-class coastal defence vessel (1,636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
two 12.7 mm (.50 cal) machine guns. The Bofors gun was mounted on the forecastle deck and the arc of fire extends forwards by ±120°, until their removal
HMS Redoubtable (1815) (72 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
HMS Greenwich (1666) (240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
Kingfisher (clipper) (485 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Crane’s self-acting chain stoppers; two capstans, one on the topgallant forecastle, one on the quarterdeck; patent hold pumps; a force pump; Emerson’s patent
French Ship Vendome (1651) (266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
unarmed waist, making the upper deck equivalent to a quarterdeck and forecastle. The Vendôme began to go into commission in March 1665, began reconstruction
HMS Lion (1709) (998 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs General characteristics after 1738 rebuild Class and type:
James Smith (Medal of Honor, 1864) (435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
joined the U.S. Navy. He served during the Civil War as a captain of the forecastle and gun captain on the USS Richmond. At the Battle of Mobile Bay on August
HMS Triumph (1698) (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ship Armament: 90 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 32 pdrs Middle gundeck: 26 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 10 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Ormonde (1711) (195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Propulsion: Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 50 guns: Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Orford (1749) (79 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Full rigged ship Complement: 520 Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 32 pdrs Upper gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 12 × 9 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 9 pdrs
French ship Saint Philippe (1663) (300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
unarmed waist, making the upper deck equivalent to a quarterdeck and forecastle. She took part in the Battle of Cherchell on 24 August 1665 (as flagship
HMS Impregnable (1786) (288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ship Armament: 98 guns: Gundeck: 28 × 32 pdrs Middle gundeck: 30 × 18 pdrs Upper gundeck: 30 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 12 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs
List of Medal of Honor recipients for the Second Battle of Fort Fisher (285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 1865 USS Ticonderoga (1862) — John Griffiths Navy Captain of the Forecastle 15 January 1865 USS Santiago de Cuba (1861) While working for one of the
HMS Medway (1755) (90 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sails Sail plan: Full rigged ship Armament: 60 guns: Gundeck: 24 × 24 pdrs Upper gundeck: 26 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 8 × 6 pdrs Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs
HMS Conquestador (1810) (74 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 4 × 12 pdrs, 10 × 32 pdr carronades Forecastle: 2 × 12 pdrs, 2 × 32 pdr carronades Poop deck: 6 × 18 pdr carronades
HMS Swiftsure (1750) (274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Full rigged ship Complement: 520 Armament: 70 guns: Gundeck: 26 × 32 pdrs Upper gundeck: 28 × 18 pdrs Quarterdeck: 12 × 9 pdrs Forecastle: 4 × 9 pdrs
SS Fredericksburg (1958) (516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
subject to a number of refittings and retrofittings, such as the 1983 forecastle overhaul. Also, towards the end of her career, she had a number of safety