At all times except when whales were alongside, this bench was securely lashed athwartships
against the rear of the Try-works.
Now I’ve seen many a man, for over-shooting his reckoning, as I told ye moored head and starn, where he couldn’t so much as heave his broadside round, and mayhap a stopper clapped on his tongue too, in the shape of a pump-bolt lashed athwartship
his jaws, all the same as an outrigger along side of a taffrel-rail.
The Nan-Shan had an athwartship
coal-bunker, which, being at times used as cargo space, communicated by an iron door with the fore 'tween-deck.
Elsewhere in the hull there's room for a 2-4-metre dinghy to be stored partially deflated athwartships
in the optional transom garage, which it shares with the liferaft.
Fitted in box launchers mounted athwartships
, the C-802A is capable of striking targets up to 180 kilometres away.