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hawse

[hȯz]
(naval architecture)
The area in the bow of the ship where the hawsepipes are located.
The distance between the bow of a ship and the anchors.
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One, an 1866 almanac advertisement, (105) listed the wide range of items manufactured: patent windlasses, deck and mast winches, ship's cabooses, iron pumps, hawse and deck pipes, iron blocks, guns and shot, mill work, steam engines, hydraulic presses, screw presses, crab winches, quartz-crushing machines, stampers and duplicate castings, cast and wrought-iron ornamental railing, plain and fluted columns, pilasters for cottages and sink traps.
To add insult to injury, the home side had Steve Hawse sent off for a second bookable offence on the stroke of full-time.
The anchor chain stampeded down the hawse pipe with a clatter and banging and the vessel shuddering brought up.
Since 1953, when people first began summitting Everest, there's been a slightly different ethic and style in high-altitude mountaineering," says Angela Hawse, a member of the Everest Challenge Expedition.
Meanwhile three of his companions, Angela Hawse, Gareth Richards, and Tommy Heinrich, stood on Everest's south summit, about 274 m (1,228 ft) short of the ultimate prize.
Angela Hawse, a member of the crew welcoming him back at his base camp today, said: "If you set your mind to it and take one step at a time, you can accomplish anything.
ZEON 8-S and ZEON 10-S feature WARN Spydura([R]) Synthetic rope and a polished aluminum hawse fairlead.
Limited Tenders are invited for Supply Of Hawse Pipe And Spurling Pipe For 5 Cgopvs.
Maesglas Road Bridge was demolished along with Hawse Lane and Green Lane bridges and work will now begin to reconstruct them.
Over the course of the next twenty years, Mike, in the vernacular of the Merchant Marines, worked his way up the hawse pipe.
It will take us a few years but it's something that I think is desperately needed in the community,'' said Jim Hawse, president/owner of Sierra Toyota and Lancaster Mitsubishi and the fundraising campaign general chairman.
You ain' nuthin' but a mule in hawse harness," is Mammy's comment.