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Cutting-In Tackle. 1-Lower block strapped with rope a, a, a and blubber-hook g shackled into grommet d. The ropes c, c, c, are for handling block easily and the back-lashing h is held by the officer when directing the point of hook into hole in blubber.
2-Upper-blocks, b; guy-block, c; pendant-shackles, a, and links.
3-Lower-blocks, b strapped with chain d and sister-hooks c into which tail may be coupled by means of link e.
4-Cutting-tackle hung from mast. It is guyed out by guy-block and rope c, and end of cutting-falls e are led to windlass.
Small blubber-hook used in handling blubber on deck.
Darting Gun and Bomb-Lance Combined: A-Gun Barrel about 20 inches long. B-Ordinary iron pole fitted in brass socket c; b.Breech-pin and lock-case. C-Harpoon with whale line e attached, and set in pfojections d, d on the gun; d. Bomb-lance fired from barrel a. The harpoon entering teh whale brings the wire rod g in contact with the whale and thus releases the trigger. F-Lever for cocking the gun. h. Line by which gun is hauled back to boat
Cymopolia dentata, after A. Milne Edwards and Bouvier. a, Dorsal view of female hologype; b, Frontal border of the same; c, Carapace of a male Dorsal view; d, Right outer maxilliped; e, Abdomen of male; f, Left oculo-antennal region of same male; g, Merus and carpus of first left leg of female holotype, upper face; h, Left chelliped of male, outer face; i, Right cheliped of male, outer face
Deck View of Whaleboat and Equipment.
4-Box of boat.
8-Forward platform on which men stand when striking or killing.
12-Dunnage for thwards.
14-Peak-cleats (used for resting oars).
15-Peak-cleat for tub-oar.
24-Well for bailing.
25-Plug (for emptying boat when hoisted out of water).
26-After platform (steersman stands on this).
27-Standing-cleats (officer stands on these to obtain longer view).
30-Loggerhead-strip (or lion's tongue).
35-Blocks with holes for rowlocks.
A, First iron resting in bow-chocks with handle in boat-crotch.
B, Second iron.
C, c, Spare irons.
D, D, D, Hand-lances.
E, Boat spade.
F, G, Harpooner's oar.
I, Mid-ship oar.
M, M, M, Paddles.
N, Small tub and line.
O, Large tub and line.
P, P, P, Tow-line extending aft from large tub around loggerhead and forward across thwarts to box of boat (4) where it is coiled and known as "box-wrap" (P, P) thence extending to eye-splice of first iron.
Q, Q, Mast and sail.
S, Lashing or strap for handle of steering-oar when not in use or fast to a whale.
Cutting-In a Right Whale or Bowhead.
A-Fluke-chain adjusted to the "small."
B-Fin-Chain fastened around left fin.
C-Ring of fin-chain into which blubber-hook is fastened to raise fin and blanket-piece (the starting point when unwinding blubber from the whale).
D-Hole in root of lip into which blubber-hook is inserted to hoist lip on board ship.
F-G- Scarf to detach and hoist lower lip.
E-H- Scarf cut from fin below and forward of eye to blow-holes H on head.
E-I- Scarf from fin E to back of whale I.
J-K- Scarf cut in removing blubber while whale is being rolled. (The other spiral lines show final scarfs.)
L-Hole mortised in head for head-chain.
M-One method of hoisting head by head-chain and toggles, the chain being pasdsed through the blow-holes.
M, M (Fig.2).-Newer and better method of hoisting head by use of chain strapped blocks. Tail of chain passed through from H, under several feet of blubber to and through the hole cut at L and then coupled to sister-hooks on the lower block.
N-Cutting made by man with an ax (while overboard) in order to detach the head bone.
O-Lower edge of bone which is very thin and requires only light strokes to free it.
P-Markings showing where the spade is inserted to start the throat bone in detaching head.
Q-Where the hole is made in throat in order to haul it on board.
R-Throat-chain and toggle by wihich throat is sometimes taken on board.
S-Dotted line to show where backbone is cut to lessen strain on windlass when taking off lbubber.
T-Wide section of blanket-piece which is trimmed down by boarding-knife when taking blubber on board.
Plastocrangon caeca, from the Bay of Bengal, 561 fathoms; a deep-sea shrimp, with pale, dull eyes, which are probably useless for vision. The figure shows the large eggs of this and kindred shrimps; also the locking-joints of the h
Shells from Globigerina Ooze
Shells from foraminiferal ooze, brought up in the sounding-tube from a depth of about 1100 fathoms, in the vicinity of the Laccadives; enlarged about forty times. In the natural state the shells cohere together; but those h
Motorship Libby Maine, of Libby, McNeill & Libby. The Libby Maine, completed last summer, made a very successful voyage to Bristol Bay, and is in the Oriental service for the winter season. She is powered with twin 320 b. h. p. Dow Diesel engines
Harry H. Rousseau; Lowering a Caisson Section
Amenagements d'un Goelette de croisiere de 100 tonneaux (coupe et plan)
a, chambre de dames; b, vestibule, fumoir; c, chambre; d, water-closed; e, salon; f, salle de bains, lingerie; g, chambre d'amis; h, chambre du capitaine; j, poste d'equipage; l, coqueron avant; m, cuisine et office; n, soute a voiles. a, armoires; b, armoire aux cartes et casier a pavilons; c, armoires a linge; d, etageres; e, buffets; f, bureau; g, bibliotheque; h, lavabos; i, tables; k, lits et couchettes; l, fourneau de cuisine; m, cheminee; n. caissons; p, penderie d'effets; q, garde-robes; r, soute a charbon; s, chaines; t, caisse e eau douce; u, tiroirs
Amenagements d'un Yawl de Croisiere de 100 tonneaux (plan)
a, cabines; b, cabine du proprietaire; c, cabine du capitaine; d, salon; e, passage; f, water-closed; g, poste d'equipage; h, cuisine et office. a, armoires; b, buffets; c, bureau; d, garde-robes; e, caisson; f, dressoir; g, fourneaux; k, lits; m, magasin; n, baignoires
Plan de Mature
a, artimon; b, grand mat; c, misaine; c, beaupre; e, perroquet de fougue; f, grand hunier; g, petit hunier; h, bout-dehors de foe; j, perruche; k, grand perroquet; l, petit perroquet. Dans l'angle : Goelette a six mais
Tombeau de H. de Lacaze-Duthiers, dans le jardin du Laboratorie Arago a Banyuls-sur-Mer
Wendell H. Lovett student drawing of a stone chimney and shingled roof
William H. Crane in the role of Senator Hanibal Rivis from a production of THE SENATOR, 1890
Thomas H. Glenny (or Glenney) in the role of Shaun in a production play ARRAH NA POGUE
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