All things dealing with the Civil War Navies and actions along the coasts and rivers and against forts. Emphasis will be placed on Fort Fisher and all operations around Wilmington, NC. And, of course, the Blockade and Running the Blockade.
Fort Fisher, NE Bastion. Frank Vizetelly (National Geographic)
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
I had to look it up.
The definition is to extend a watercraft hull dimension at or below the waterline to increase floatation or add lift when underway.
So, the Fry had a hull extension at or below the waterline.