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Women in piracy - Wikipedia

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While piracy was predominantly a male occupation, a minority of pirates were women. Female ... On many ships, women (as well as young boys) were prohibited by the ship's contract, which all crew...

What is a female captain of a boat called - Answers.com

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There's not a female version of the word captain.When a woman achieves the rank, she shall be called Captain as well.

sailors and people who work on boats and ships - synonyms and ...

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Comprehensive list of synonyms for sailors and people who work on boats and ships, by Macmillan ... noun. a way of writing 'captain' that shows how it sounds, used for speaking to the captain of a ship ... a woman who sails or owns a yacht ...

Captain Synonyms, Captain Antonyms | Thesaurus.com

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Synonyms for captain at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Dictionary and Word of the Day.

10 Boating Terms You Need to Know - GetMyBoat

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The front of the boat is called the bow. ... A bathroom on a boat is called a head. ... for example, when two boats are approaching one another and the captain on  ...

Meet the First American Female Captain: Celebrity Cruises' Kate ...

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Earlier this week, Celebrity Cruises made a major announcement: For the first time in the cruise industry, an American female would be captaining a mega-ship.

Are female ship captains referred to as 'the old lady'? - Quora

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Feb 24, 2015 ... No. The title old man usually referes to the Captain behind his back. No one ... The Master is informally called the "old man" but never in the first person, as in you would never address the Master as old man but if you were ...

Women & The Sea : The Mariner's Museum - Mariners' Museum

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1808 British Naval Regulations forbade women aboard ships. .... The ship's captain, Samuel Pierson, reportedly modified his cabins for Mrs. Edwards's comfort ...

Get That Life: How I Became the First American Female Captain of a ...

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Sep 28, 2015 ... Now she's in charge of a ship traveling between the Eastern U.S. and the Caribbean. ... the First American Female Captain of a Megaton Cruise Ship ... Every summer the cadets [what undergrads are called at CMA] go on a ...

In first, American woman to take helm of giant cruise ship - USA Today

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Jul 13, 2015 ... An American woman soon will be in command of a mega-cruise ship -- an ... native Kate McCue to the position of captain of the Celebrity Summit,