In 1872 he suggested the use of caustic lime to prevent the corrosion of iron ships by the bilge water, which he noticed was acid, and in 1878 he began a determination of the velocity of white and coloured light by a modification of H.
Eustace, who had concealed himself in the bilge, was dragged out.
You are the deckhand, the cannon loader, the guy in the crow's nest or the pirate bucketing the bilge.
She has a round bilge, which is typical for this type of craft.
The only film that ever made me walk out of the cinema was Bonfire of the Vanities - utter bilge.