The bight turned in the standing part is often called a Cuckolda#39;s Neck. A Running Bow-Line Knot, Fig. 14, Plate 2. Take the end of a rope, Fig. 13, round the standing part (b) and through the bight (c) ; make the single bow-line knot upon the partanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Young Seaman's Manual|