Rocks & mirror

Encyclopedia of Marine Technology


1. That area from which the navigation and ship control is exercised, including thewheelhouse and bridge wings.

- Enclosed bridge – An elevated superstructure having a clear view forward and at each side.

Further reading: ABS Guide for “Bridge Design and Navigational Equipment/Systems” (2002), can be downloaded from

2. A superstructure, which does not extend to either the forward or after perpendicular, (ICLL).


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