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Nicholas Carey
06-10-2016, 09:12 PM
Courtesy of gCaptain (http://gcaptain.com/noahs-ark-crashes-into-coast-guard-vessel-you-read-that-right/)

"230-foot long replica of Noah’s Ark collided with a Norwegian Coast Guard vessel as it arrived in Oslo, Norway on Friday, causing damage to both ships."

http://i0.wp.com/gcaptain.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/2016-06-10T102901Z_1081349375_D1AETJBWCJAC_RTRMADP_3_NORWA Y-ODDLY.jpg


https://youtu.be/pTDU00xtzIQ

She does look a wee bit more graceful than RAW FAITH:

http://i0.wp.com/gcaptain.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/12998416_971953882900908_883439091194143852_o.jpg? resize=800%2C376

seanz
06-10-2016, 09:24 PM
I hope the animals are Ok.

bobbys
06-10-2016, 09:26 PM
The Unicorns missed it.

Willin'
06-10-2016, 09:34 PM
Woof, that's a lot of cubits!

Rich Jones
06-10-2016, 09:35 PM
Did Noah have a steel barge as a base hull? Metal roofing?

Durnik
06-10-2016, 10:41 PM
dimensioned lumber? wow, Noah had a Lowes to visit! ;-)

L.W. Baxter
06-10-2016, 11:31 PM
I think it was time for that fiberglass batt insulation to get a little airing out, anyway.

Gerarddm
06-11-2016, 12:09 AM
Beyond stupid.

Some other maroon just built another 'replica' in the wilds of the southern US, just glimpsed a news item about that the other day.

CK 17
06-11-2016, 01:52 AM
If the earth flooded, where did all the water go? Just asking. . .

seanz
06-11-2016, 01:54 AM
If the earth flooded, where did all the water go? Just asking. . .

Polar ice?

Not feeling so smart now, are you?





:D

CK 17
06-11-2016, 01:55 AM
Is this thread title a nautical double entendre?

CK 17
06-11-2016, 01:57 AM
Polar ice?

Not feeling so smart now, are you?





:D
no sir, not me.

Nicholas Scheuer
06-11-2016, 04:26 AM
HOLY SH_T! The holes are big enough for cows to fall out of! Quick! Somebody call the SPCA!

Chris Coose
06-11-2016, 05:29 AM
Thank god for the fender placement, otherwise that could have caused some damage.

Nicholas Scheuer
06-11-2016, 07:49 AM
I'm pretty sure Bolger would have drawn that ship without any sheer, which would've greatly simplified the planking, possibly even to the extent of using large sheets of plywood.

Gerarddm
06-11-2016, 09:16 AM
^ Flyin' Hawaiian!

Dan McCosh
06-11-2016, 09:45 AM
What would you expect, with a giraffe for a lookout?

Sailor
06-12-2016, 08:59 AM
Imagine what they could have done with the money used to build that monstrosity? A shame really.

chuckt
06-12-2016, 09:06 AM
If you look at that first pic, it's clear this is really a steel barge with a wood structure on top of it. Is this going in the ocean? I think some barges can do that. No idea if this is of that variety.