RE: questions about sailing

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Ah, I stand corrected. The crew aboard USCGC Eagle always referred to the boom gallows as the boom cradle. And actually, that's how we referred to the boom gallows on my buoy tender: the cradle. (And the boom was for hoisting buoys, not sails.)


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From: R <>
To: shiponedingroup <>
Sent: Fri, May 17, 2013 3:51 pm
Subject: Re: [shiponedingroup] questions about sailing

Yes, I'm steering!

It's called a boom gallows…

The boom would never be that low anyway to need to duck…

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