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garnet

Edited by I. C. B. Dear and Peter Kemp

in The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea

Second edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199205684
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191727504
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a tackle used in a square-rigged ship for hoisting in casks and provisions. It was rigged from a guy or

Reference Entry.  59 words. 

Subjects: Maritime History

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