Splicing the mainbrace
has its origins in the days of sail and refers to fixing the main brace of a sail that had broken - usually in a storm or battle.
It dropped us near the Mainbrace
pub and we waited on the pavement, ready to cross.
Acquisition and integration of BlueWater Systems, Mainbrace
SPLICE the mainbrace
and pull up the anchor as swashbuckling panto Robinson Crusoe sails into Birmingham Hippodrome for a sparkling season of comedy, mayhem and plenty of special effects.
New Zealand star Mainbrace
won his last 17 races, including the Great Northern Derby, before injury cut short his career.
AVAST ye landlubbers, shiver your timbers and splice the mainbrace
In this role, McCormick had commanded several NATO exercises, including MAINBRACE
, the largest allied peacetime exercise up to that time.
SHIVER me timbers and splice the mainbrace
, Prince William is joining the Royal Navy.
GUESTS on a new "canal cruising hotel" will be able to splice the mainbrace
after boat operators Away4awhile were granted a drinks licence.
Mr Rowbottom was hit just after midnight on Beverley Road in Hull outside the Mainbrace
IF you're looking for someone to splice a mainbrace
, Johnny Depp isn't the first name that springs to mind.
Pocket PC Technology Showcased at CES in
The SmartBuild product line was in development by Mainbrace
Corporation when it was acquired by BSQUARE in May, and is now complete and available to customers.
All welcome back afterwards to The Mainbrace
Three outstanding champions also triumphed - Sir Ken on his British debut in the Lancashire Hurdle, the first of his 17 consecutive victories; Windy City on his debut at Phoenix Park; and New Zealand ace Mainbrace
in the Awapuni Gold Cup.