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Dimensions of Masts, Yards and Spars

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Papers of Leonard F. Cushing (no image)
Document Information
Date July 18, 1794
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Tench Coxe (primary)
Summary Table showing the dimensions of the masts, spars, and spars of a thirty-six gun frigate.
Document Format Printed or published document
Document Notes Typed transcript, WED08.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Tench Coxe; Henry Knox; Joshua Humphreys;
Related Places War Department;
Keywords mainmast; mast; foremast; mizzen; main yard; fore yard; crossjack yard; bowsprit; topmast; gallant mast; topsail yard; royal yard; gaff; spanker boom; jack staff; white oak; keel; keelson; dead wood; timber; wales; strakes; wale; drifts; strings; deck clamps; spirketings; plank sheers; oak logs; carlings;
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