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|Futtock: The separate pieces of wood that together form a frame in a wooden vessel. Usually there were four or five futtocks to a rib.|
|Futtock Plates: Plates of wood or iron to which the deadeyes of the topmast shrouds are secured.|
|Futtock Riders: Large vertical timbers strengthening the inside of the hull below the waterline.|
|Futtock Shroud: A shroud used to brace and support the base of the topmast, running from the futtock plates on the sides of the topmast base downwards and inwards to a futtock band around the mast or directly to the lower shroud.|