There also must have been a hatch in the gun deck under the domed skylight.
And, with these words in his mouth, Dodd dived to the gun deck.
Sam Hickey settled down on the gun deck, toppled over and straightened out.
The gun deck presented a scene of the most intense activity.
The boatswain's mate who had flogged Sukey was found dead on the gun deck at the close of the fight.
The gun deck was then taken in hand and treated in the same way.
The scene on the gun deck of the "Yankee" was one never to be forgotten.
The crew of the man of war sleep on the deck which is next under the gun deck, while our destination was on the deck under that.
I was standing on the gun deck, facing forward, sir, when this man Hickey comes along and hits me with the deck swab.
Hammocks for the complement of 500 men were to be slung on the rest of the gun deck.