Henry Bushby Transcription Pages
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along to make all round and
smooth & marling behind it, little
by little until all is done. (fig 3).
Uses: To nip ropes, chains etc. together; to secure the cable to the messenger (an endless chain) for weighing thee anchor (N 160.T) The nipper is used in some such way as is shown in figs 1 & 2. Characteristics: a loose temporary seizing.