The hatchway ladder was loaded with coolies swarming on it like bees on a branch.
There was no hatchway in view, so I started down to the clerk to make inquiry.
Two women were kissing, with little cries, near the hatchway.
Castro had gone forward into the crowd of scoundrels round the hatchway.
These were somewhat larger than the other, and had decks like a vessel, with a sort of hatchway.
Brunton made for the hatchway, but before going down he stopped.
A little group of men were gathered at the hatchway leading to the forecastle.
No females were there, but there was a hatchway and a ladder leading to the deck below.
A man was lounging in the hatchway of the submersible, and this man Saiksi hailed.
The hatchway was closed, and the order to man the capstan was given a third time.