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See also: Signals.
Blocks and ropes used for various purposes, such as "reef tackle".
Rail on the spar deck around the stern.
An aerodynamic surface mounted vertically on the superstructure, near the transom, to improve directional stability; sometimes called the air rudder.
Candle that burns grease.
A vessel that carries bulk liquid.
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A hydroplane that has two sponsons, one at each side of the hull. The sponsons lift the hull so that, at high speeds, only they and the propeller are in contact with the water, hence three points.
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Third sail from deck. Also T'Gallant Mast, above topmast
Topsails... second sail from the deck.
Platform between the lower mast and topmast. The two mast sections are joined here.
Outline showing typical rigging.
Holes in gun where spark or flame can reach powder to fire the gun.
Cargo vessel engaged in casual trade.
The rear bulkhead of the boat - the stern.
How a vessel sits in the water.
A boat with three hulls.
Small powerful boat used for pulling others.
A tiny 3.5" long tug boat: Small Tug.
The channel formed by the bottom of the main hull and the inner walls of a sponson.
Cannon which fired an iron ball of approximately 24 lbs. The gun itself weighed about 4,000 lbs.