Temporary bow being fitted to the USS SAN FRANCISCO

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Compare to the pics taken when she first reached drydock.

The temporary bow will allow the SAN FRANCISCO to sail under her own power to a shipyard for permanent repairs.

UPDATE: Strategy Page has a post asking why the mapmakers who failed (for one reason or another) to mark the mount that the SAN FRANCISCO collided with weren’t at fault.