Top Brim. Top rim. Top Button
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Topgallant Yard 357 Topsail Halliard Bend
Truck at a mast head.
in sailing warships
, that took weight of the lower yard if slings were shot away.
Rectangular block at lower end of piston of a marine reciprocating engine. Upper end of connecting rod is hinged into it.
Short deck right forward, and
raised above the upper deck
, to carry machinery for working cable.
Mast above topmast. When royal yards are crossed the mast is longer: the upper part being the royal mast, the lower part being the topgallant mast.
Topgallant Yard 357
Topsail Halliard Bend
Yard next above topsail yards. Topgallant sail is bent to it.
, and tackles that are above the upper deck of a vessel; more especially those that are aloft.
Lantern from which a 'top light' is shown.
Light shown from a main or mizen top as a guide to following warships when in line ahead.
Doubling piece of canvas
, on after side of topsail, to take any chafe against the top rim. 2. Platform of thin wood fastened on after side of crosstrees.
Seaman whose duties are in the top when under sail. 2.
In Royal Navy
, is a rating in the ‘Toretop' or 'maintop' division of a watch.
Mast immediately above a lowermast - into which it may be telescoped, or to which it may be fitted.
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