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Holdings - Design, rigging

The following represents a partial list of our holdings in the above category, and is limited to books (manuscripts, logs, periodicals, artwork, charts, etc are not included). Please note that the term "category" is a very general classification and in no manner should be considered as exclusive.

For example, "Design" generally does not contain titles that are specific to models, yachts, steam or Seamanship. And so on ...

A general set of keywords applicable to these titles follows below the table.

Title Author Publisher ISBN 1st ed
Yacht Ropes Marlow Ropes ltd 1964
Rigging of ships in the days of the spritsail topmast, 1600-1720Anderson, R.C.Dover Publications0-486-27960-x1927
Ashley Book of Knots,TheAshley, Clifford W.Doubleday and Co0-385-04025-31944
Knots and SplicesDay, Cyrus LAdlard coles0-229-64234-91953
Knots and SplicesDay, Cyrus LAdlard coles8286-0071-61953
Encyclopedia of Knots And Fancy Rope WorkGraumont, Rauol , & Hensel, johnCornell Maritme Press 1943
Splicing Wire and Fiber RopeGraumont, Rauol , & Hensel, johnCornell Maritme Press 1955
Modern Rope SeamanshipJarman and Beavis, Colin and BillInternational Marine Publishing Co.0-87742-074-21976
New England Masts and the King's Broad ArrowManning, Samuel FNational Maritime Museum0-905555-28-71979
Encyclopedia of Knots and Fancy Rope WorkRaoul Graumont and John HenselCornell Maritime Press 1939


Keywords: baltic, broad arrow, Diagrams, knot, knots, marlow standard guide, masts, new england, pine, rigging, Rope, Rope work, Ropes, ropework, Seizings, Slices, spars, splices, Splicing, stunsail, Techniques, topsail, Whippings, wood, yards

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Members are always encouraged to contact us with suggestions as to content - both on our web pages and in our research library and archives in Picton Ontario.

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