[LMB] OT: Unusual grub - was OT-ish: Do-Overs: 10 speculative fiction books

Jeff Shultz jeffshultz at gmail.com
Mon Jan 17 16:26:02 GMT 2011


On Mon, Jan 17, 2011 at 8:18 AM, markus baur <baur at chello.at> wrote:
> Am 17.01.2011 03:11, schrieb mtraber251:
>>
>> On 1/16/2011 8:25 PM, Jeff Shultz wrote:
>>>
>>> Motor Vessel, I believe. Should probably be SS Vor Princess instead.
>>>
>>> On Sun, Jan 16, 2011 at 1:15 PM, Judy R. Johnson<jrj at fidalgo.net> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> What's the "MV" stand for?
>>>>
>> Nope - check my reply in the other email ...
>>
>> USS is specifically reserved for naval vessels. MV for commercial
>> passenger ships and MY for private passenger ships.
>
> SS is used for SteamShip ..

Which is what I figured was it's likely propulsion method. I dunno, I
suppose there might be some big marine diesels down there.

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Jeff Shultz
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