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Part of the mothballed WWII fleet at the Philadelphia Navy base

The United States Navy maintains a number of its ships as part of a reserve fleet, often called the “Mothball Fleet”. While the details of the activity have changed several times, the basics are constant: keep the ships afloat and sufficiently working as to be reactivated quickly in an emergency.

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Amateur photographer and publisher of websites on my hometown , Normandy and of a photoblog on the Normandy Coast .

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  • lezvee
    lezveeabout 1 year ago

    They still look majestic even when not in use. Great POV

  • They sure do. Gorgeous lines too. Thanks for stopping by.

    – cclaude

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheep12 months ago

    Congratulations on your Challenge Win!!! Excellent Entry! Gena

  • Thank you. Glad you like it.

    – cclaude

  • Marilyn Grimble
    Marilyn Grimble12 months ago

    Congrats. On your challenge win, well deserved.

  • Thank you! Pleased you liked it.

    – cclaude

  • EdsMum
    EdsMum12 months ago

    Congratulations – 11th August, 2013 — Shirley

  • cullodenmist
    cullodenmist8 months ago


    Congratulations on being voted into the Top.10 of the December Exposure Challenge in A Love of Boats.. Click HERE

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharp3 months ago

  • Thank you for the feature. Always appreciated.

    – cclaude

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