the waves had pulled her deck planking apart
Such ships were robustly built with stout planking secured to massive framing timbers, with a single mast possibly rigged with a square sail.
Specimens trawled up in fishing nets have been seen to bite into wooden planking and crush the timber.
The intervening space between these pits at the shop end is floored with heavy planking , on which the wheels can be run from the wheeling tracks, and then into the machine shop.
He used to wear Doc-Marten boots on stage, as he stomped around so hard on the stage, often breaking the wooden planking as his feet added another dimension to the rhythm section.
Aside from one minor mishap on 3 March that same year, when the boat hit the rocks and damaged some planking , the Raumiro and her crew sailed safely and well for many years.
The outer edge was stone flooring, but the centre was wooden planking , with a table right in the middle.
He crept on narrow planking laid across the ceiling joist of the sanctuary.
The wreck sinks into the silt just aft of her deck gun, where the rotten planking of her raised walkway can be seen, and a big conger lives.
They were sprawled on a narrow ledge of planking that rimmed what had once been the Great Hall.