1) manufactured jib crane from boom and halyard
2) removal of Planking saving as much as possible
3) started with #4 removed old cut new frames (were cut from full size templates that were generated after three dimensional model was created by electronic measurements made of the hull when ship was in drydock) bolted to new deck clamp and existing ceiling as we replaced fore and aft of #4 we also installed new deck beams thus reinstating the bows integrity.
4) after replacing #2 through #10 Stb. side and the first 5 deck beams ship stable to start bow