• Close up view of concrete ships at Kiptopeke State Park

    Hear about the history and get a closer look at the concrete ships at Kiptopeke State Park.

    published: 23 Sep 2011
  • The Cement Ship in Aptos CA

    A WW I era oil tanker with a concrete hull, a party boat in the 1930's, a fishing haven, and a marine sanctuary for all kinds of aquatic and aviary lifeforms, the S.S. Palo Alto has seen some major changes in its lifetime..What's next?

    published: 10 Jul 2010
  • Fort Drum - America's concrete battleship

    After the United States acquired the Philippines from Spain during the Spanish-American War, the U.S. Board of Fortifications recommended that important harbors be fortified. This led to the development of defenses on several islands at the mouth of Manila and Subic Bays. One of these was El Fraile Island which would later become Fort Drum, America’s concrete battleship. Fort Drum was finally tested in World War II. The whole time Fort Drum was under attack, it returned fire against the Japanese. The fort’s resistance continued even after the fall of Bataan on April 10, 1942 left Fort Drum and the other islands of the harbor defense as the last American forces in the Philippines. The guns of the concrete battleship dealt serious blows to Japanese forces assaulting the island of Corregidor...

    published: 15 Sep 2016
  • Cement ship shifting at Seacliff Beach

    Battering El Nino storm waves are causing the extremely heavy ship to move. Subscribe to KSBW on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1lOewHS Get more Monterey news: http://ksbw.com Like us:http://facebook.com/ksbw8 Follow us: http://twitter.com/ksbw Google+: https://plus.google.com/+ksbw

    published: 05 Feb 2016
  • California’s Gold Huell Howser Concrete Ship

    Seacliff Beach south of Santa Cruz, the concrete ship named the "Palo Alto" has been shipwrecked on purpose after the war ended. It was used as a restaraunt for only two years before it was bought by the state for $2.

    published: 01 Jul 2016
  • Fishing Kiptopeke's Concrete Ships by Kayak August 2015. Flounder/Trout VA

    Slow day at the ships, first time Ive fished here and although there can be great fishing here at times, it wasnt meant to be. Caught a couple fish

    published: 25 Aug 2015
  • Ship unloading of bulk cement

    Descripción

    published: 16 Oct 2015
  • Concrete Boat (1962)

    Wroxham, Norfolk. M/S of a young man carrying a bucket of cement taken from a mixer. High angle L/S of the hull of a half-made concrete cruiser with several men working on it. The hull is being built inside Windboats Ltd. yard. Low angle shot of the man taking the bucket of cement up a ladder resting on the side of the boat. High angle shot of another man laying cement ("a special formula called seacrete") inside the boat. Concrete boat building has been around since the First World War, thanks to a steel shortage, the method has since been perfected by "exhaustive laboratory research". C/U of the man's hands applying the cement with a trowel. Low angle shot of two men working on the boat. Closer shot of the two men at work. High angle shot of the entire boat and all the men at...

    published: 13 Apr 2014
  • Cement Carrier Ship Crashes into Boats in Norway

    Cement carrier ship 'Cyprus Cement' collided with several boats in Levanger marina, Norway, on July 6. Three boats sunk while others were badly damaged after the crash. According to reports, the accident occurred due to a faulty propeller that caused maneuverability problems. No one was injured.

    published: 08 Jul 2013
  • A ship made of concrete. Seacliff State Beach near Santa Cruz.

    An unusual ship that become a bird sanctuary. And it's not the only one. In fact, the ships from cement were actually used by US Navy in World War II. They supplied troops with frozen food and even ice cream. Follow this link for more information: "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concrete_ship"

    published: 05 Jul 2016
Close up view of concrete ships at Kiptopeke State Park

Close up view of concrete ships at Kiptopeke State Park

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  • Duration: 1:57
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2011
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Hear about the history and get a closer look at the concrete ships at Kiptopeke State Park.
https://wn.com/Close_Up_View_Of_Concrete_Ships_At_Kiptopeke_State_Park
The Cement Ship in Aptos CA

The Cement Ship in Aptos CA

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  • Duration: 7:24
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2010
  • views: 4182
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A WW I era oil tanker with a concrete hull, a party boat in the 1930's, a fishing haven, and a marine sanctuary for all kinds of aquatic and aviary lifeforms, the S.S. Palo Alto has seen some major changes in its lifetime..What's next?
https://wn.com/The_Cement_Ship_In_Aptos_Ca
Fort Drum - America's concrete battleship

Fort Drum - America's concrete battleship

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  • Duration: 2:51
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2016
  • views: 522498
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After the United States acquired the Philippines from Spain during the Spanish-American War, the U.S. Board of Fortifications recommended that important harbors be fortified. This led to the development of defenses on several islands at the mouth of Manila and Subic Bays. One of these was El Fraile Island which would later become Fort Drum, America’s concrete battleship. Fort Drum was finally tested in World War II. The whole time Fort Drum was under attack, it returned fire against the Japanese. The fort’s resistance continued even after the fall of Bataan on April 10, 1942 left Fort Drum and the other islands of the harbor defense as the last American forces in the Philippines. The guns of the concrete battleship dealt serious blows to Japanese forces assaulting the island of Corregidor, inflicting heavy casualties. Read more about America's concrete battleship, Fort Drum, here: http://www.wearethemighty.com/articles/americas-concrete-battleship-defended-manila-bay-until-the-very-end For more subscribe: http://themghty.co/1jX7s5q Get more We Are The Mighty: http://www.wearethemighty.com https://www.facebook.com/themighty https://twitter.com/wearethemighty https://instagram.com/wearethemighty http://www.we-are-the-mighty.tumblr.com/ All music licensed through Jingle Punks
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Cement ship shifting at Seacliff Beach

Cement ship shifting at Seacliff Beach

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  • Duration: 2:52
  • Updated: 05 Feb 2016
  • views: 455
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Battering El Nino storm waves are causing the extremely heavy ship to move. Subscribe to KSBW on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1lOewHS Get more Monterey news: http://ksbw.com Like us:http://facebook.com/ksbw8 Follow us: http://twitter.com/ksbw Google+: https://plus.google.com/+ksbw
https://wn.com/Cement_Ship_Shifting_At_Seacliff_Beach
California’s Gold Huell Howser Concrete Ship

California’s Gold Huell Howser Concrete Ship

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  • Duration: 10:24
  • Updated: 01 Jul 2016
  • views: 612
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Seacliff Beach south of Santa Cruz, the concrete ship named the "Palo Alto" has been shipwrecked on purpose after the war ended. It was used as a restaraunt for only two years before it was bought by the state for $2.
https://wn.com/California’S_Gold_Huell_Howser_Concrete_Ship
Fishing Kiptopeke's Concrete Ships by Kayak August 2015. Flounder/Trout VA

Fishing Kiptopeke's Concrete Ships by Kayak August 2015. Flounder/Trout VA

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  • Duration: 7:14
  • Updated: 25 Aug 2015
  • views: 89372
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Slow day at the ships, first time Ive fished here and although there can be great fishing here at times, it wasnt meant to be. Caught a couple fish
https://wn.com/Fishing_Kiptopeke's_Concrete_Ships_By_Kayak_August_2015._Flounder_Trout_Va
Ship unloading of bulk cement

Ship unloading of bulk cement

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  • Duration: 0:41
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2015
  • views: 1369
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Descripción
https://wn.com/Ship_Unloading_Of_Bulk_Cement
Concrete Boat (1962)

Concrete Boat (1962)

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  • Duration: 1:31
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2014
  • views: 19392
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Wroxham, Norfolk. M/S of a young man carrying a bucket of cement taken from a mixer. High angle L/S of the hull of a half-made concrete cruiser with several men working on it. The hull is being built inside Windboats Ltd. yard. Low angle shot of the man taking the bucket of cement up a ladder resting on the side of the boat. High angle shot of another man laying cement ("a special formula called seacrete") inside the boat. Concrete boat building has been around since the First World War, thanks to a steel shortage, the method has since been perfected by "exhaustive laboratory research". C/U of the man's hands applying the cement with a trowel. Low angle shot of two men working on the boat. Closer shot of the two men at work. High angle shot of the entire boat and all the men at work. M/S of a man placing sections of wood into the bottom of the boat. M/S of another man working on the boat. C/U of a water cock inside the bottom of the boat. C/U of two metal brackets inside the boat. M/S of a man sitting in the base of the boat attaching a section of wood to the metal brackets - concrete boats are "as strong as steel (although much lighter)". M/S of a man sanding the bow of the boat. L/S of the almost completed boat - the men are working on the wooden cabins and deck. Low angle shot of a piece of wood being passed onto the boat. M/S of a man planing a part of the cabin. M/S of an older man making adjustments on a gate on the side of the boat. C/U of a varnished rail, tilt down to a porthole. Exterior. M/S of the bow of the concrete boat ploughing through water. M/S of the concrete boat gliding along on the Norfolk Broads. FILM ID:175.07 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. http://www.britishpathe.tv/ FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT http://www.britishpathe.com/
https://wn.com/Concrete_Boat_(1962)
Cement Carrier Ship Crashes into Boats in Norway

Cement Carrier Ship Crashes into Boats in Norway

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  • Duration: 2:43
  • Updated: 08 Jul 2013
  • views: 1215324
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Cement carrier ship 'Cyprus Cement' collided with several boats in Levanger marina, Norway, on July 6. Three boats sunk while others were badly damaged after the crash. According to reports, the accident occurred due to a faulty propeller that caused maneuverability problems. No one was injured.
https://wn.com/Cement_Carrier_Ship_Crashes_Into_Boats_In_Norway
A ship made of concrete. Seacliff State Beach near Santa Cruz.

A ship made of concrete. Seacliff State Beach near Santa Cruz.

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  • Duration: 3:40
  • Updated: 05 Jul 2016
  • views: 309
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An unusual ship that become a bird sanctuary. And it's not the only one. In fact, the ships from cement were actually used by US Navy in World War II. They supplied troops with frozen food and even ice cream. Follow this link for more information: "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concrete_ship"
https://wn.com/A_Ship_Made_Of_Concrete._Seacliff_State_Beach_Near_Santa_Cruz.
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