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to produce ^attempt a jam. This can be facilitated
by making the hitch thus:-
Stop a to b as before.
Slip Snood Knot.^(follows p127.)(name unknown.)
To make: Take two turns with the snood &c. ab
round the big line; than taking a behind b
& round ^to
by the right in front of it, make
an overhand running knot against b as
indicated. - Uses: To fasten snood lines to
sea fishing lines so that they may quickly be
undone, ^by pulling a (The hook is on b) J. Bickerdyke:"Sea Fishing" p208.
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