Henry Bushby Transcription Pages
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[Deleted: Bowli] Sheepshank. (Bowline & pin.)
Other names: Dogshank.
Sheepshanks Toggled, ^T.B.i.67 Boat Knot Shortening
To make: As the Half Hitch Sheepshank
(p.111), but pull bights of a & b through
c & d respectively & keep them in
position with pins. This can be made
when neither end is free.
Uses: See p. 109.
Characteristics: No free end necessary.