The crew's cask of fresh drinking water. A tall story.

Related Terms

AFT PEAK TANK

The furthest aft tank/compartment (used for fresh water or ballast).

ANTI-FREEZE

An additive to an engine's fresh water coolant that protects against freezing and consequent damage resulting from expansion.

BRACKISH WATER

Fresh water mixed with sea water.

COLD BENT FRAME

The internal frame of a vessel that is made curved without the use of heat, often possible by using fresh unseasoned timber of a pliable nature.

F.W.A.D

Fresh water arrival draught.

FWAD

Fresh water arrival draught.

FRESH

A sudden flood.

F.W.A.

Fresh water allowance. The number of millimetres by which the draft changes when a vessel moves from fresh to salt water.

FWA

Fresh water allowance. The number of millimetres by which the draft changes when a vessel moves from fresh to salt water.

F.W.D.D

Fresh water departure draught.

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