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Henry Bushby Transcription Pages


Revision as of Nov 29, 2014, 11:31:38 PM, edited by CByfleet

N. p161. Burney 47
Make these like
fig 2. & not
[captions] 1.
To make: ^Rhumbowline (rumble) and ordinary ^soft rope is ^are often used
for nippers, but sometimes nippers
are made as follows: Take sufficient
rhumbowline ("rumble") or soft rope
yarns or foxes to make 8 to 10
yards of nipper (or more or less ac-
cording to the purpose in view), and
having laid them together & stretched them, put a ring, grommet or
eye of some kind round them which
will just contain them. Fix taut in
a convenient position and marl with
spunyarn or foxes, pushing the ring