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Dana P 34: Tack Knot, or Topsail Sheet Knot or
as named here -
Double Wall & Double Crown
Other names: Tack Knot(^Burney 29) Man^J. 24.-rope Knot
(Kipping. p 78.)
Burney 39. In this figure the ends^Topsail-sheet Knot. (Burney 39)
have not yet been [denbt?]
4 (p 156.)
To make: Make a Single Wall & Single Crown
(cf p. ) rather loosely. It will then ap-
pear like this (the alternative forms to
that shown on p. ): -
Holding the knot in this position, take
the red end across to^by the right, laying
it along^on its own part & ^let it follow its part pairs it under
through the violet and^bight & under the violet end., up through the right
hand violet bight, over the blue ^<s>part</s> end
then ^straight down through the left hand violet bight.
Now turn the knot round so that the
Next, lay the violet end let it follow its

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