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Newport News, Virginia: Giant Propeller From SS United States Team Field Report

Mariners' Museum Park

Museum Dr., Newport News, VA
At the entrance to Mariners' Museum Park. On the southeast corner of US 60/Warwick Blvd and J. Clyde Morris Blvd/Shoe Lane.
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Giant Propeller From SS United States

A colossal five-bladed screw, suspended on an original propeller shaft more than 14 feet off of the ground. Hangs over the edge of a manufactured waterfall. Report... [09/05/2008]
Newport News, Virginia - Museum Gives Props To A Big Prop
Giant Propeller From SS United States: What moves an ocean liner from point A to point B? It's not the fuel; it's the propeller, screwing itself through Neptune's domain, shoving the boat ahead of it. [09/05/2008] Complete Story...

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