Acuma climbed to the maintop and looked at the coast of Peru with a telescope, and the captain took bearings with his instruments.
I was with one of the oldsters in the maintop; the maintop-sail had just been close-reefed.
maintop there, send down the hauling line on the starboard side.
I don't care a damn if you load the schooner up to her maintop with sky-pilots and their dowdy women-kind.
The monkey with bleeding face, at length escaped to the maintop, and there cried itself asleep.
Finding her sound and whole, Perry backed his maintop sail, and flung out his signal for close action.
Her husband was captain of the maintop, and as gallant and fine a seaman as ever stepped.
The rigging that still confined the mizen-mast was cut away, so that the maintop could be easily withdrawn.
Two lanterns were raised into the maintop shrouds of the "Sutherland."
The officer of the maintop was James Jarvis, the youngest midshipman on board the ship.