Sunday, 13 April 2008

Thole pins

Being a user of thole pins I’m always interested to compare and contrast pins on other boats. Here are some from my trip to Cap de Creus.









2 comments:

Anonymous said...

I suppose these are used for... tying ropes onto?
Or hanging tholes from?

Nice pictures :)

Gaff Horse

Ben Crawshaw said...

Gaff you salty dog, yes they're for pinning tholes.

But as Mrs Beeton said, first catch your thole.