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Charlestown Navy Yard: Isaac looking at the hammocks in the lower deck of the USS Constitution, “Old Ironsides”: The ship — which isn’t especially big — was manned by 350-500 sailors, some of them as young as 8 years old. They were allowed 4 hours of sleep per day on this deck, where the ceiling was about 5 feet high.

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