They both clung to the main yard of the ship, which had broken from the mast, and now supported them.
He was made a waister, and, at furling sails stationed on the main yard.
Lay up on that main yard and furl the sail, before it blows to tatters!
Ease off the main sheet, and, as she falls off, brace in the main yard a little.
The netting should be 1-inch mesh for the main yard (for adults) and 1-inch mesh for the breeding pens.
Since the master would not shorten sail, the ship was fired on and forced to return by the destruction of its main yard.
The ship rolled almost down to her beam ends, and the crests of the waves seemed to be above the level of the main yard.
She came to, main yard hauled back, and lay in that position a quarter of an hour or more.
We divided our work; some took the lanyards of the top-mast rigging; I, the slings of the main yard.
He walked out of the shop, following a group of prisoners through the archway into the main yard.