Definitions for "Shrouds"
transverse wires or ropes that support the mast laterally. ropes or wires led from the mast to chain plates at deck level on either side of the mast, and which hold the mast from falling or bending sideways.
Support ropes attached to the masts.
A range of large ropes, extending from the mastheads to the right and left sides of a ship, to support the masts, and enable them to carry sail.
Keywords:  trundles, pinion, lantern, caps, pins
The caps or ends of the lantern pinion into which the pins or trundles are fitted.