Heaving on a rope while docking USS Stevens (DD-479), 1943
Here we see some of the crew heaving on a line while the Fletcher class destroyer USS Stevens (DD-479) was docking at some point in 1943. This is a sight that would have been familiar to sailors for centuries before this!
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Rickard, J (25 June 2021), Heaving on a rope while docking USS Stevens (DD-479), 1943 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Stevens_DD479_heaving_on_line.html