Origin of shipyard
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Farrell issued a ticket to an 18-year-old shipyard worker for speeding and an improper exhaust mechanism, according to the TP.The Louisiana Racists Who Courted Steve Scalise
January 3, 2015
Now Sting gets his turn, with this musical that he based on his own experiences growing up near a shipyard.Fall Broadway Preview: 'This Is Our Youth,' Bradley Cooper as ‘The Elephant Man,' and More
September 11, 2014
The acquisition of every shipyard in the country was also contemplated as a contingency.
I happened to be near the shipyard at the time, and assisted in carrying him home.Little By Little
William Taylor Adams
He worked in a shipyard for a bit, then I took him as a sort of errand boy and porter.Saint Bartholomew's Eve
G. A. Henty
In the meantime, the shipyard had been laid out and was taking shape.
And we'd need a shipyard, capable of any kind of heavy repair work.
- a place or facility for the building, maintenance, and repair of ships
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Word Origin and History for shipyard
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