Tack Pins.* Old name for 'belaying pins'. Tack Tackle
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Old name for 'belaying pins'.
Small tackle used for sweating down tacks of courses.
Tack Tricing Line.
Line fitted with a thimble and used for tricing tack clear of the water when vessel is lying over.
, upper edge of stern. Later, an ornamental rail going around stern and above the original taffrail. Now, upper edge of bulwark around the stern.
Name given to a patent log towed from aft.
Carved work under bowsprits of old ships.
Block having a short rope tail
spliced around strop at head
, for attachment by hitching.
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