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Deck Plan - HMAS Wyatt Earp, 1947 Document Reg. No: ST 035173

Summary:
Plan of the forward deck of antarctic research ship HMAS Wyatt Earp showing space available for storage of the RAAF Vought Kingfisher floatplane used on its exploration voyage. Drawn by H.G. Peacock, Navy Office and dated 8/9/1947. Scale 0.25 inch to 1 foot. The donor's father was a stoker on the ship during its antarctic voyage in 1948.
Description:
A black ink drawing on white paper with three folds showing deck plan details.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Richard Manser
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: aeroplanes, antarctic exploration, antarctic research, antarctica, expeditions, exploration, naval forces, naval vessels, research, seaplanes, ships, hull plan
Themes this item is part of: Ship History - HMAS Wyatt Earp, Antarctica Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Transport Collection, Ship History - HMAS Warramunga, The Royal Australian Navy
Primary Classification: EXPLORATION
Secondary Classification: Antarctic
Tertiary Classification: ship plans
Inscriptions: 'DRG. No. 203/25, H.M.A.S "Wyatt Earp", Space Available For Storage of Kingfisher Aircraft'
User: Royal Australian Navy (RAN), Australia, 1947

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