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  • Adopt A Rivet 2015 - Duration: 2 minutes, 44 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
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  • Riveting the SS JOHN W BROWN - Duration: 79 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
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    LIVE: Happening right now, the riveters are beginning to button up the ship and her new bottom plates! Ever wanted to see how riveting is done? Here's your chance!

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  • Hey, check out some of what was accomplished in dry dock at Collona's Shipyard in November 2014!

    Hull Plate Replacement 2014 - Duration: 8 minutes, 18 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
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    In November of 2014, the SS JOHN W BROWN steamed to Collona's Shipyard in Norfolk, VA to go on dry dock and have some work done. One of the major projects was the replacement of 5 hull plates. Sinc...
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    Veterans Appreciation Cruise 24 May 2014 John W Brown - Duration: 5 minutes, 59 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 4,300 views
    On May 24th, the SS JOHN W BROWN held the first of four Living History Cruises of 2014, honoring all our veterans. This video is just a small sample of all the attractions and entertainment provide...
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    Hopkins Dist Merit Badge College 5 10 14 - Duration: 4 minutes, 40 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 146 views
    On Saturday, May 10th, 2014, the SS JOHN W BROWN hosted the Boy Scouts of America's Hopkins District merit Badge College. The group of 15 or so Scouts came with their Leaders and participated in va...
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    SS JohnWBrown dock trial 04 23 14 - Duration: 10 minutes.

    • 4 years ago
    • 10,918 views
    For anyone who has ever wondered what it takes to "start" the engine of a steam plant like the one we have on the SS JOHN W BROWN, here is a 10 minute clip of how we do it. First, we start an air c...
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    JWB crew putting deck back together 10 04 13 - Duration: 3 minutes, 35 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 854 views
    John directs the Deck Crew, and Walt and Don on winches, putting the No 3 hatch cover back on after taking on cargo. First the beam must be carefully lowered into place, then all the wooden deck pl...
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    John W Brown taking on stores for cruise 10 04 13 - Duration: 3 minutes, 53 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 2,533 views
    Two young members of the Deck Department operate the winches at No 3 cargo hold. Under the direction of John Jerbi, Evan and Angus lift a load of food and printed material off the pier. Some boxes ...
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    Training Day March 8, 2014 - Duration: 4 minutes, 43 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 739 views
    Each March and April, the crew of the SS JOHN W BROWN conduct training exercises to improve our readiness to handle any situation that may come up on the ship, whether at the dock or out on a Livin...
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    Work Weekend aboard the SS John W Brown 01 18 14 - Duration: 3 minutes, 55 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 2,674 views
    In January the SS John W Brown a Work Weekend over Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. It is intended to give those crew members who live out of town to come stay on the ship for a long weekend and get i...
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    Starting the Life Boat Motor 10-04-13 SS John W Brown - Duration: 4 minutes, 36 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 2,070 views
    On October 4th, 2013, the day before one of our Living History Cruises, the crew on board the SS John W Brown made sure that the motor in the No 1 life boat would run.
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    MEBA Steam Class Nov5 Nov6 2013 - Duration: 5 minutes, 6 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 614 views
    Each fall, The Calhoon MEBA School (Marine Engineers Benefit Association) of St. Michaels, MD conducts a steam class. Towards the end of the class, they have a lab/field trip aboard the SS John W B...
  • Ultrasound Testing in Dry Voids - Duration: 5 minutes, 15 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 257 views
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    Fire Drill 10 04 13 - Duration: 86 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 562 views
    During this Fire Drill on the day before our October Living History Cruise, most of the crew muster at #4 hatch, while the hose teams man the live fire hose. Following that, all hands report to the...
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    Leaving the Terminal 10 5 13 - Duration: 4 minutes, 20 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 6,039 views
    The lines are cast off as the last crew members board the ship for a Living History Cruise. As the tugs turn the ship loose, the Captain gives the First Bells to the Engine Room, the prop begins to...
  • Trawler Fest 2013 - Duration: 98 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 469 views
    SS John W Brown providing the venue for Trawler Fest 2013, Webster Street, Baltimore Maryland. During the early part of the week various courses and presentations were held on our 'Tween decks for ...
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    Transfer to Trawler Fest 9 23 13 - Duration: 5 minutes, 2 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 300 views
    This 5 minute clip shows just some of the man power and coordination required to maneuver a ship as big as the SS John W Brown, including deck hands to handle lines, and the Captain and a pilot to ...
  • A "Cold Transfer" is when we do not have the boilers fired. The winches are running on compressed air.

    Cold Transfer 09-06-13 - Duration: 3 minutes, 28 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 610 views
    The SS John W Brown is transferred by tug from its berth at Pier 1 to the Maryland Cruise Terminal. This requires a lot of man power to handle lines.
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    John W Brown Air Performances 9-7-13 - Duration: 3 minutes, 34 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 658 views
    During our cruise on Saturday Sept 7 we had several vintage aircraft perform for us, adding to the WWII experience. We were spotted by an L-4, attacked by a Zero and a Val, saved by a TBM Avenger a...
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    SS John W Brown 1st Bells 09-07-13 - Duration: 75 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 4,576 views
    At 1000 on Saturday 7 September, Captain Bauman sent the message down to the Engine Room to set a speed of Half Ahead. Apprentice Oiler Milburn answers the telegraph and Watch Engineer Jack Yunker ...
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    Pre cruise loading 09 04 13 - Duration: 2 minutes, 39 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 296 views
    Before every cruise we take on various stores and essentials. Here the Deck Crew brings cases of water from the pier into #3 'tween deck, headed for the refers, and the port-a-pots are brought onbo...
  • There is still time to sign up for the last cruise of the season on Oct 5th. Call (410) 588-0164 or look for the order form at www.liberty-ship.com and come experience this historic ship in action. Last day for reservations is Sept 21st. Adults - $140

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    Coordinated Winch Operations 08 27 13 - Duration: 106 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
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    Under Phil's direction, Walt and Howard operate the #3 winches to bring aboard our new ice machine. This is how all the cargo was loaded in WWII. No wonder it often took several days to unload a ship.
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    Lite off JWB Starboard Boiler 08 14 13 - Duration: 78 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 416 views
    Mike Schneider lites off the starboard boiler 08-14-13
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