ship builder

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  • My father, the ship-builder, taught me all about the management of ships. Cited from Louisa of Prussia and Her Times, by L. Muhlbach #7
  • A ship-builder was once asked what he thought of him. Cited from The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 12, No. 347
  • New England ship builders often wintered in the south during this time period.
  • The case has its value as a warning to American ship-builders. Cited from The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 3, by Various
  • These islands have about four hundred inhabitants, all of whom are very skilful ship-builders. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1803, V5, 1582-83, ed. by Blair/Robertson
  • She worked for a ship builder in California during World War II.
  • Ship builders would also experience sudden increases in their production demands.
  • The true poem is the poet's mind; the true ship is the ship-builder. Cited from Essays, First Series, by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • "The repairs will take the best part of a week, so the ship builders said." Cited from The Rover Boys on Treasure Isle, by Edward Stratemeyer
  • Our best ship-builders have originated among these people. Cited from Concord and Appledore,by Frank Preston Stearns
  • His father was a ship builder and a civil engineer.
  • We had been anxious to go and see the vessel, and one day we set off with the ship-builders at an early hour. Cited from In the Eastern Seas, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Still the idea was largely viewed as experimental by many ship builders and owners.
  • Her sister was built by an experienced commercial ship builder, and was laid down after the redesign was completed.
  • The ship-builders would soon be coming back, and we hoped that my uncle and Oliver would also be coming home. Cited from In the Eastern Seas, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • He later began constructing his own ships, and was one of the first ship builders to switch from wood to iron construction.
  • When the old ship builder had finished shaping his plank he sat down on the ground for a smoke. Cited from Farmers of Forty Centuries, by F. H. King
  • Early ship builders were conducted by the Royal Navy for use in the Great Lakes.
  • His father was a wealthy ship-builder, and Archie was an only child. Cited from Frank, the Young Naturalist, by Harry Castlemon
  • Liverpool merchants looked ahead and saw that their interests might, after all, be directly opposed to those of the ship-builders. Cited from Great Britain and the American Civil War, by Ephraim Douglass Adams
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