He laid himself down upon a folded sail, not interfering with anything whilst the bark prepared for sea; and, with its large, square sail
, it was fairly out within two hours.
They told us they expected to have seen the Bahama Islands, but were then driven away again to the south-east, by a strong gale of wind at NNW., the same that blew now: and having no sails to work the ship with but a main course, and a kind of square sail
upon a jury fore-mast, which they had set up, they could not lie near the wind, but were endeavouring to stand away for the Canaries.
construction, - 342 m 2 planting area, - 730 m 2 of lawn, - 9 pieces of trees, - 6 st.
Since being bought by Square Sail
in 1987, Phoenix has been refurbished and converted for different roles.
Judson, the dime novel king to be, conjured up a nom de plume for himself stolen from old-time seamen when they referred to the rope at the bottom of a square sail
and became Ned Buntline."
Each of these has a raised deck aft and is rigged with three masts: a centrally located mainmast, with a square sail
and a top square sail
on a topmast, a foremast placed near the stem with similar rigging, and a smaller mast just forward of the tiller with a lateen sail.
Shane McCarthy, of production firm Square Sail
Ventures, said: "I'm delighted to be the new owner of this iconic business.
Each group then changes that identified variable: one group may use a square sail
, another a triangular shape, but keeping all other variables identical.
What emerged to fill this need was the cog--a simple, rugged, double-ended, clinkerbuilt ship with a single mast amidships and setting a single square sail
on a yard.
It provides great manoeuverability and is still useful in winds too light for a square sail
We seem called on to envisage a ship with a clinker-built hull of overlapping planks, a single square sail
, and a complex of standing and running rigging (cordes).
During its 44 days afloat, the longship's only means of propulsion will be 30 pairs of oars and its huge square sail
. The crew will sleep under a tarpaulin while at sea.