Nautical words


Cat Harp- (ings)-(ins)-(ens)



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Cat Harp- (ings)-(ins)-(ens). Ropes bent to foremast shroud of futtock rigging to bowse it aft when sailing close hauled. 2. Name given to iron leg confining upper ends of/standing rigging to mast. Ropes bowsing in the lower ends of the port futtock shrouds to the lower ends of the starboard futtock shrouds.

Catharpin Swifter. Foremost shroud of futtock rigging.

Cat Heads. Strong timbers projecting from either side of bows of olden ships. Fitted with sheaves for reeving cat purchase. Cathead Stopper. Chain or rope that holds ring of anchor when stowed on billboard.


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