He tried to block the view of the hatch on the floor.
While disconnecting shore power, a sailor was unfortunate enough to have the access hatch to the service duct drop on his head.
There are three opening ports on each side of the cabin trunk, an opening hatch forward plus the companionway for excellent ventilation.
The whole wall continued turning until it was backwards, and instead of a wall and fireplace, there was a ladder, leading up to a hatch in the roof.
The lakes are well established with good fly life including a good hatch of mayflies when in season.
We immediately got the people out and checked the loft hatch which was hot and you could hear the fire burning above.
She is hastily fastened back into her clothes and bundled out through the roof hatch until the coast is clear.
But on his second raid, neighbours, alerted by the noise he made, spotted him squeezing through a loft hatch as he tried to escape.
He tells his brother what he has seen and together they hatch a plot to catch her.
After a few minutes mum would poke her head through the serving hatch in the wall between the kitchen and dining room, stretching her sinewy neck like a curious chicken.