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Re: Fwd: Marlinspike question

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  • silverknife
    ... from ... ... Another name for Gordon s Rudder Lanyard is a Yoke Rope. It could be either. See #3758 or #3762 for manropes and #3760 for a yoke
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      --- In knottyers@yahoogroups.com, gordonknot5463 <no_reply@y...>
      wrote:
      > Dave and all...
      > Your lanyard is almost certainly a "tiddly" (neat and natty)
      > Rudder Lanyard. Most probably from a Navy ships' boat and made
      from
      > cotton signal halyard and gunline.
      <clipped>
      > Gordon (RN Rtd)
      >

      Another name for Gordon's Rudder Lanyard is a Yoke Rope.

      It could be either. See #3758 or #3762 for manropes and #3760 for a
      yoke rope on page 583 of Ashley's.
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