Here is the main-yard alongside of us, with the main-sail and plenty of rope hanging on to it.
Raise tacks and sheets, round with the main-yard, and flatten in forward.
This done, the main-yard was swung aback, and the prize had surrendered herself a prisoner.
At that instant she turned round, and her main-yard got foul of our after-rigging.
The main-yard had been carried from the slings, as it fell crushing several persons who stood below it.
Man the main-braces, some of you, and stand by to heave the main-yard aback.
Le Gros thus singularly gave her up to my control; the main-yard lying square.
Several struck her, and at last her main-yard was knocked away.
Upon the main-yard of the Golden Hinde appeared an apparition of a little fire by night.
Filling on the main-yard, they steered for the Federal squadron.