Glossary

Using reference material, this glossary has been designed to provide you with a basic explanation or definition of each of the terms provided.  This glossary will be constantly updated so please contact us, if you would like us to comment of any of the terminology used.

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N

narrow
descriptive term for a vessel which has a length of planked to beam ration of 3.75 or over

parrel:

a rope, chain or iron collar which attaches the yard to the mast but which allows vertical movement