Morgan is both a given name and a surname, as well as the name of several places. The surname Morgan is of Welsh origin, meaning "of the sea", and is a popular family name in that country. Many Welsh families emigrated to Australia and the USA, thus many founding families in those countries carried the surname Morgan, which is reflected in a number of place names. The name, in female form Morgana, is given to a principal in the legends about King Arthur. See also Morganic or Morganatic marriage.
An agile fast breed of horse used to rope cattle .
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Abella, Alex 2000 The Great American: A Novel. Simon & Schuster. ISBN 0743205480
Crawford, Donald 1997 Michael and Natasha. Scribner. ISBN 0684834308
Pope, Dudley 2001 Harry Morgan's Way: The Biography of Sir Henry Morgan 1635-1684 House of Stratus ISBN 1842324829
Strouse, Jean 2000 Morgan: American Financier. Harper Perennial. ISBN: 0060955899
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Pope, Dudley 2001 Harry Morgan's Way: The Biography of Sir Henry Morgan 1635-1684 House of Stratus ISBN 1842324829. The officers of the ship are responsible for navigation, communication, and watch supervision. ISBN 0684834308. Deck crew perform all boat handling functions. Scribner. On smaller commercial craft, there is little or no specialization. Crawford, Donald 1997 Michael and Natasha. Crew who have gained proficiency become "petty officers", "rated", or "mates" depending on the organization they belong to.
ISBN 0743205480. Crew start on the most basic duties and as they gain experience and expertise advance within their area. Simon & Schuster. For example, the deck division would be responsible for boat handling and general maintenance, while the engineering division would be responsible for propulsion and other mechanical systems. Abella, Alex 2000 The Great American: A Novel. The crew of a large ship will typically be organized into "divisions" or "departments", each with its own specialty. Australia. In the days before mechanical propulsion, a sailor was expected to be able to "hand, and reef, and steer." Training is more formal in modern merchant marines and navies, but still covers the basics.
There are also:. The ability to predict how the combination of wind, current, sea state and swell will affect a vessel is key together with an innate understanding of the vessels specific performance. USA. At its highest form, ship-handling is about coming-to and departing a wharf, manuvering in confined channels and harbours, manuvering in close proximity to other ships and other fine manuvers that demand great precision. An agile fast breed of horse used to rope cattle . Another complicating factor is the often great mass (and therefore momentum) of a ship that has to be accounted for when stopping.
. A fundamental skill of seamanship is being able to manuver a vessel with accuracy and precision, hence a good ship-handler is a good mariner.
Many Welsh families emigrated to Australia and the USA, thus many founding families in those countries carried the surname Morgan, which is reflected in a number of place names. The degree of knowledge needed within these areas is dependant upon the nature of the work and the type of vessel employed by a mariner. The surname Morgan is of Welsh origin, meaning "of the sea", and is a popular family name in that country. It involves a knowledge of a variety of topics and development of specialised skills including:. Morgan is both a given name and a surname, as well as the name of several places. Seamanship (From Dutch: Zeemanschap) is the art of operating a ship or boat. Morgan, Mariah Carey's Older Brother. Survival at sea and Search and Rescue.
Ru Fe Morgan is a fictional character in the anime/manga Oh My Goddess!. Dealing with emergencies; and. Morgan Industries, one of the factions in Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri led by Nwabudike Morgan. Cargo handling equipment, dangerous cargoes and cargo storage;. Nwabudike Morgan, a fictional character in the computer game Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri. execution of evolutions such as towing;. Captain Morgan, famous rum. Engines;.
Morgan sea gypsies, seafaring minority ethnic group in the Andaman Sea. Sailing;. Centimorgan, unit of recombinant frequency in genetics. Communications;. Morgan le Fay, antagonist of Arthur of Britain. Ropework and line handling;. Morgan State University, university in Baltimore, Maryland. operation of deck equipment, anchors and cables;.
Morgan, graphic novel by Hugo Pratt. ship-handling and Small boat handling;. Morgan!, 1966 film. Watchstanding;. Morgan Motor Company, brand of automobile. Weather, meteorology and forecasting;. Morgan horse, horse breed (see above). Navigation and international maritime law;.
JPMorgan Chase & Co., American banking corporation. Morgan, South Australia. Mount Morgan, California. New Morgan, Pennsylvania.
Morganville - archaic synonym for the fictional town Shelbyville in The Simpsons. Morganville, Washington. Morganville, Ohio. Morganville, New York.
Morganville, New Jersey. Morganville, Kansas. Morganville, Georgia. Morgantown, West Virginia.
Morgantown, Pennsylvania. Morgantown, Kentucky. Morgantown, Indiana. Morganton, North Carolina.
Morganton, Georgia. Morgan's Point Resort, Texas. Morgan's Point, Texas. Morgan Hill, California.
Morgan Farm Area, Texas. Morgan City, Mississippi. Morgan City, Louisiana. Fort Morgan, Colorado.
Morgan Township, Pennsylvania. Morgan Township, Minnesota. Morgan County, West Virginia. Morgan County, Utah.
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film editor and director. William Morgan (director), mid-20th Century U.S. 1829–1883), Premier of South Australia 1878-1881. William Morgan (Australian politician) (c.
Morgan, credited as having invented volleyball in Holyoke, Massachusetts on February 9, 1895. William G. William De Morgan (1839-1917), famed pottery and tile designer in Britain. political figure in the 1920s.
William Morgan Butler, U.S. William Wilson Morgan, 20th-century astronomer. William Morgan, scientist who won the Copley Medal in 1789 "for his two Papers on the values of Reversions and Survivorships, printed in the two last volumes of the Philosophical Transactions" (presumably in the field of actuarial science). William Morgan (anti-Mason), person whose disappearance sparked anti-Freemason hysteria in the United States.
William Morgan (Bible translator), 16th century translator of the Bible. Trevor Morgan (EastEnders), character in the British soap opera EastEnders. Trevor Morgan (actor), United States actor. Thomas Hunt Morgan, geneticist.
Sheryl Morgan, sprinter. Morgan, First Amendment scholar. Richard E. Peter Morgan, ran the Morgan Motor Company.
Lorrie Morgan, country music singer. Morgan, 19th Century pioneer of kinship studies. Lewis H. Kevin Morgan (porn star).
Morgan, mayor of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. John W. Senator. John Tyler Morgan, U.S.
Morgan, American financier and banker. P. J. John Morgan (poker player), winner of $1,500 No Limit Hold'em event at the 1996 World Series of Poker.
John Morgan (poet). John Morgan (journalist). John Morgan (golfer). John Morgan (etiquette expert).
John Morgan (comedian). John Morgan (bishop), Archbishop of Wales from 1949 to 1957. John Morgan, on-air pseudonym of British radio presenter and executive John Myers. Representative.
John Jordan Morgan, U.S. John Hunt Morgan, Confederate Brigadier General during the American Civil War. James Morgan, British architect and engineer. Harry Morgan, actor best known for his role in M*A*S*H.
Henry Morgan (comedian), American radio and television personality. Henry Morgan (merchant), Canadian retail merchant. Henry Morgan, seventeenth century Welsh privateer or pirate, became English Governor of Jamaica [.]. Morgan, designer of the Morgan Dollar.
George T. Morgan, African American inventor. Garrett A. David Morgan (frontiersman), West Virginian frontiersman.
David Morgan (businessman), Australian businessman. Dan Morgan (footballer), American football player. Chris Morgan (politician), British politician. Chris Morgan (powerlifter), powerlifting champion.
Chris Morgan (journalist), journalist working for The Sunday Times (UK). Chris Morgan (footballer), English football player. Chris Morgan, alias of professional wrestler Chris Kanyon (Klucsaritis). Chesty Morgan, Polish-born actress known for her large breasts.
Lloyd Morgan, behaviorist best known for coining Morgan's Canon. C. Billy Morgan, first man to drink beer in Ohio bar after 131 years of prohibition. Augustus de Morgan, British mathematician and logician.
Morgan Spurlock, documentarian. Morgan Russell, abstract painter. Morgan Morgan, pioneer. Morgan Lewis (songwriter).
Morgan Lewis (governor), Governor of New York. Morgan Hamm, gymnast. Morgan Freeman, actor. Morgan Fairchild, actress.