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Bow Sprint

SCHOONER TERMS

Widow-maker: - a term for the bowsprit (many sailors lost their lives falling off the bowsprit

Bowsprit: - a long spar attached to the Jibboom in the bow; used to secure head sails.

 

 
 


 
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